COVID: 4,300 flights cancelled over Christmas weekend

  December 25, 2021   News ID 5391
COVID: 4,300 flights cancelled over Christmas weekend
Airline carriers scrapped at least 2,366 flights worldwide on Friday while nearly 9,000 flights were delayed.

London, SAEDNEWS: New Zealanders celebrated Christmas on Saturday in the warmth of the southern midsummer with few restrictions, in one of the rare countries in the world largely untouched by the Omicron variant of the coronavirus.

Meanwhile, commercial airlines around the world cancelled more than 4,300 flights over the Christmas weekend, as a mounting wave of COVID-19 infections driven by the Omicron variant created greater uncertainty and misery for holiday travellers (Source: ALJAZEERA).