These Are the Most Delayed Flights Out of DC

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Though you might not be able to avoid flying into these cities, you can at least plan ahead for likely delays. Each percent corresponds to the percentage of time the flight left more than 15 minutes late.

Out of BWI

  1. Oklahoma City (OKC): 54.9 percent
  2.  Melbourne (MEL): 49.1 percent
  3. Rochester (ROC): 44.6 percent

Out of IAD

  1. Kansas City (MCI): 75 percent
  2. Newark (EWR): 51.3 percent
  3. Sacramento (SMF): 48.4 percent

Out of DCA

  1. Philadelphia (PHL): 32.7 percent
  2. Omaha (OMA): 32.3 percent
  3. Tampa (TPA): 30.14 percent


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