US FAA yesterday unveiled an Airspace Flow Program that the agency said will result in fewer weather-related delays by allowing controllers more leeway in canceling or delaying flights. Using new computer technology, controllers will delay or cancel only those flights that "are expected to encounter extremely bad weather." Aircraft routed in the wider vicinity of major thunderstorms will be allowed to take off on time as long as ATC judges that they won't fly directly through the storm. ...

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