Busy Weekend at LIA - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

11/28/04

Busy Weekend at LIA

While this is the busiest shopping weekend of the year, it is also the most traveled weekend of the year. An estimated 37 million Americans will travel this holiday weekend.

Thousands of passengers passed through the Lubbock International Airport this weekend. Sunday is usually the busiest air travel day nationwide, but folks coming and going from LIA didn't seem to have any problems.

"The airport security wasn't too bad. It was pretty busy in Austin. It hasn't been too bad here, so it was pretty light, not bad," says James Barrett, LIA traveler.

Flight operations officials at LIA say the holiday travel in and out of Lubbock went pretty smooth.

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