A Thousand Flights Delayed Sunday

(CNN) — Sunday is one of the busiest travel days of the year, as millions of people return home after the Thanksgiving holiday. The overall picture was a far cry from Wednesday, when snow snarled traffic on the ground and in the skies for a big chunk of the country. Sunday brought “warmer and more … Continue reading »

Thousands Travel Through Eugene Airport

EUGENE, Ore. — Around 14,000 people are expected to arrive or leave Eugene from the airport during this holiday week, one of the busiest times of the year. Travelers trying to catch a flight earlier said they planned for a busy airport. But, when they arrived they found there weren’t quite as many passengers at … Continue reading »

Memorial Day Travel Projections

EUGENE, Ore. — More Americans are ready to kick off summer travel after a harsh winter. AAA projects 36.1 million Americans, or 11% of the population, will travel 50 miles or more from home during the Memorial Day holiday weekend, a 1.5% increase compared to last year. The Memorial Day holiday travel period is defined … Continue reading »

Roads to be Jammed for Labor Day Weekend

EUGENE, Ore. — Labor Day Weekend is here, and that means holiday traffic. Friday is expected to be one of the busiest travel days of the year, meaning that the Interstate 5 corridor will be jammed with traffic. The American Automobile Association says that about five million people in the Pacific Northwest will be taking … Continue reading »