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Airlines canceling flights ahead of second Northeast storm

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Major airlines have started canceling flights in and out of the New York area ahead of the threatening nor'easter.  This would be the second significant weather event to hit the area in just over a week.

United is suspending most services at noon Wednesday due to the forecast of a winter storm in the region. Bad weather will likely cause more delays and cancellations throughout the Northeast.

American Airlines is halting flights to and from Philadelphia at noon and stopping flights in New York at 3 o'clock Wednesday.

Delta Air, JetBlue, and other airlines are asking passengers to reschedule their Northeast flights. The usual change fees of up to $150, in most cases, are being waved.  Check with your airline for prices and changes.

There were about 24,000 flight cancellations because of Superstorm Sandy.

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