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Airlines Preparing For More Delays, Cancellations Heading Into 4th Of July Weekend

Airlines Preparing For More Delays, Cancellations Heading Into 4th Of July Weekend
Heading into the 4th of July weekend, the travel industry is preparing for many operational challenges. 3,000 flights have already been canceled this week, with American Airlines and Delta canceling the most. While airlines are facing many issues such as summer storms, the biggest problem is the pilot shortage. Off-duty Delta pilots are expected to picket outside airports tomorrow to demand better pay, benefits, and schedules. » Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC » Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNews NBC News Digital is a collection of innovative and powerful news brands that deliver compelling, diverse and engaging news stories. NBC News Digital features NBCNews.com, MSNBC.com, TODAY.com, Nightly News, Meet the Press, Dateline, and the existing apps and digital extensions of these respective properties. We deliver the best in breaking news, live video coverage, original journalism and segments from your favorite NBC News Shows. Connect with NBC News Online! NBC News App: https://smart.link/5d0cd9df61b80 Breaking News Alerts: https://link.nbcnews.com/join/5cj/breaking-news-signup?cid=sm_npd_nn_yt_bn-clip_190621 Visit NBCNews.Com: http://nbcnews.to/ReadNBC Find NBC News on Facebook: http://nbcnews.to/LikeNBC Follow NBC News on Twitter: http://nbcnews.to/FollowNBC #4thofjuly #travel #airlines Airlines Preparing For More Delays, Cancellations Heading Into 4th of July Weekend