• Analyst: Hurricane Florence flight cancellations are costing airlines millions

    2 monthes ago - By Biz Journals

    At Raleigh-Durham International Airport, flight cancellations from Hurricane Florence exceeded 460 as of Friday morning.
    Already 47 flights have been canceled out of RDU for Saturday. That's on top of the 160 cancellations Thursday and 246 Friday, reports research firm OAG.
    And across the storm's projected path, 1,744 flights had been canceled as of Friday morning, according to the OAG analysis. Atlanta-based Delta Air Lines Inc. said Friday it has cancelled nearly 200 scheduled...
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  • Apple Donates $1 Million to the Red Cross for Hurricane Florence Response

    Apple Donates $1 Million to the Red Cross for Hurricane Florence Response

    2 monthes ago - By Fortune

    Apple CEO Tim Cook said on Friday that his company will help in the Hurricane Florence relief efforts.
    In a tweet on Friday , Cook said that Apple will donate $1 million to the American Red Cross for hurricane relief. In the tweet, Cook said that “the Carolinas are in our hearts.” He also asked that Apple employees, “first responders and everyone in Hurricane Florence's path” to “stay safe.”
    Cook's tweet came as Hurricane Florence is hitting the Carolinas with fierce winds and rain. The hurricane is causing significant flooding across North Carolina and forecasters warn that the damage and...
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