LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Another wave of flight cancellations could impact travelers during the busy holiday season.
American Airlines has announced they will keep the Boeing 737 Max planes grounded for longer than originally planned.READ MORE: Pasadena's Lucky Boy Burgers Sues Postmates Alleging Unfair Business Practices
The beleaguered planes are now scheduled to start traveling on January 16, about six weeks later than originally expected.READ MORE: Lynne Thompson Announced As 2021 Los Angeles Poet Laureate
This could affect travelers during the busy holiday months.
The airline says it will drop 140 flights per day until mid-January because of the grounding.MORE NEWS: Mayor Eric Garcetti Urges Property Owners To Sign Up For City's New Program
The 737 planes have not been allowed to fly since mid-March.