Yesterday, TSA screened just over 2.9M individuals at airports nationwide, the busiest day ever for air travel.
On Nov. 26, TSA screened just over 2.9M individuals at airports nationwide, which represents an agency record – the busiest day ever for air travel.
Preliminary numbers from TSA show Sunday was a record day at airport checkpoints.
Per TSA: Early reporting of throughput for Sunday (11/26) is 2,894,304, which is a record. On 6/30 TSA screened 2,884,783. Final numbers in the next day or so.
American Air says its flown nearly 6.5 million over Thanksgiving. The busiest travel day with 6,100+ departures.
AA says its canceled fewer flights than any other Thanksgiving period in its history.