Southwest Cancels Flights Because of Storm
POSTED: Thursday, January 21, 2010 - 4:45pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, February 17, 2010 - 3:26pm
SAN DIEGO (AP) - Southwest Airlines has canceled dozens of
flights at San Diego's Lindbergh Field due to strong winds.
Airline spokesman Brad Hawkins says Dallas-based Southwest
suspended all takeoffs and landings late Thursday morning. Flights
are expected to resume at 4 p.m.
Passengers will be booked on later Southwest flights.
Airport spokeswoman Diana Lucero says Southwest is the largest
airline at the San Diego airport, carrying about one of every three
passengers there. Other airlines are operating normally, with some
As of early afternoon, about 75 Southwest flights were canceled.