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Coronavirus: cancelled flights strand thousands; Boris Johnson says get a jab for Christmas gift

Air carriers scrapped more than 1,600 US flights for one of the busiest travel weekends of the year, stranding passengers during the Christmas holiday, as surging Covid-19 infections led to crippling air-crew shortages.The global tally of dropped flights exceeded 5,400 trips for Friday through Sunday, according to data tracker FlightAware.com. China Eastern had the most cancellations, and the most-affected airport was in the Chinese city of Xian, where the Beijing government cracked down under…

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