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Dubai Airports CEO Says Hub is ‘100% Operational’ Despite 1,200 Cancellations

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Skift Take: Paul Griffiths says he's never seen anything like it as his airport cancels hundreds of flights a day. Josh Corder Read the Complete Story On Skift

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Hurricanes But Not Flu Outbreaks: Airbnb Revises Cancellation Policy

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Skift Take: Airbnb's new cancellation policy will cover hurricanes — if they trigger government travel bans. But if there is a flu warning in the U.S., a malaria emergency in Thailand, or a Covid-19 outbreak, these situations would not be covered. Dennis Schaal Read the Complete Story On Skift

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U.S. Flight Cancellations Climb Amid Severe Winter Weather, Boeing Max 9 Issues 

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Skift Take: The latest set of cancellations and delays caused by an arctic blast come as travelers have already faced disruptions due to the 737-9 grounding and severe weather that afflicted much of the U.S. on Tuesday. Meghna Maharishi Read the Complete Story On Skift

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Alaska and United Face Hundreds of Cancellations as 737 Max 9s Remain Grounded

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Skift Take: Alaska and United continue to cancel hundreds of flights as the FAA orders certain Boeing 737 Max 9s remain grounded for inspection. Meghna Maharishi Read the Complete Story On Skift

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Airbnb Makes Changes to Its Cancellation Party

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Skift Take: Today's podcast looks at Airbnb's new weather policies, Marriott's new urban timeshares, and Las Vegas' new route from London. Rashaad Jorden Read the Complete Story On Skift

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Alaska Cancels 737 Max 9 Flights Through Saturday as It Awaits FAA Approval for Inspections

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Skift Take: Alaska initially expected cancellations to last through at least mid-week, but a recent FAA pause on inspections has made it unclear when the Boeing 737 Max 9 can go back into service. Meghna Maharishi Read the Complete Story On Skift

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Airlines Extend Middle East Route Diversions and Cancellations

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Skift Take: The new week brings a relative stabilization after a tense weekend, however many airlines are still avoiding parts of the region. Gordon Smith Read the Complete Story On Skift