Thanksgiving air travel expected to be busiest ever

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Flying the friendly skies might be a little crowded for the next couple of weeks.

This is expected to be the busiest Thanksgiving ever for air travel.

A record 30.6 million passengers will take flight during the 12-day Thanksgiving air travel period.

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That’s more than a million and a half more people estimated to fly this year than the same time last year.

The Thanksgiving period starts Friday, Nov. 16th and runs through Tuesday, Nov. 27th.

The busiest day is expected to be the Sunday after Thanksgiving, Nov. 25th.

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