In February, 16 US domestic flights experienced tarmac delays exceeding three hours and eight international flights reported a tarmac delay on US soil exceeding four hours, according to the April Air Travel Consumer Report released by the US Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS). Of the delayed US domestic flights, nine were temporarily prevented from departing Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) during a Feb. 27 snowstorm, with ...

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