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Why Air Travel Is Uniquely Terrible Right Now—and How to Make It Bearable

A survival guide for flying in 2022.

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The friendly skies have been anything but this summer, with travelers facing a morass of flight cancellations, delays, and lost baggage, all against the backdrop of a still-active pandemic. Read on to learn how the airline industry landed in this mess, and how you can navigate the realities of flying right now.

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