US Dept. of Transportation's Bureau of Transportation Statistics said the nation's largest carriers reported 14 total tarmac delays of more than 3 hr. in June, compared to three in the year-ago month and 16 in May. Flights with the longest tarmac delays, ranging from 209 min. to 238 min., were reported by American Eagle Airlines, Delta Air Lines, US Airways and United Airlines. Five of the delays occurred at Chicago O'Hare June 21 and three at Washington Dulles June 16, days on ...

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