In this Wednesday, Aug. 1 2012 photo, an American Airlines fleet clerk uses a Ramp-Link to scan luggage at JFK International airport in New York. Travelers still have to put up with packed planes, ... more 
In this Wednesday, Aug. 1 2012 photo, an American Airlines fleet clerk uses a Ramp-Link to scan luggage at JFK International airport in New York. Travelers still have to put up with packed planes, rising fees and unpredictable security lines, but they are missing fewer business meetings or chances to tuck their kids into bed. Nearly 84 percent of domestic flights arrived within 15 minutes of their schedule time in the first half of the year, the best performance since the government started tracking such data in 1988. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Mary Altaffer
Thu, Aug 9, 2012 11:10 AM EDT