LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -- More than 30 Southwest Airlines flights have been canceled Saturday night at McCarran International Airport. 

The airport's website shows cancellations of at least 34 Southwest flights that were scheduled to depart Las Vegas after 5 p.m. on Oct. 9. 

McCarran Airport is advising passengers to check their flight status before heading to the airport: https://mccarran.com/Flights/Departures

Southwest Airlines posted on Twitter that air traffic control issues and disruptive weather have led to a "high volume" of cancellations throughout the weekend. 

This is a developing story. Check back for updates. 

Southwest Airlines Flights

FILE - In this March 26, 2021 file photo, passengers walk past a Southwest Airlines plane at Sky Harbor International Airport in Phoenix. Southwest Airlines is continuing to see higher numbers of canceled and delayed flights as it tries to recover from technology glitches earlier this week. As of Wednesday morning, June 16 the airline had canceled nearly 300 flights and another 400 were delayed, according to tracking service FlightAware. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File)

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(4) comments

qwerty123

It's weird suddenly seeing everyone positing pro workers rights opinions in the comments. Usually when I say something like this I get shouted down and declared a "Marxist."

george strong

The airlines and main stream media as hiding the vax mandate rebellion that is just starting. Let's go, truckers and nurses!

Nevermore

The flights were cancelled because of a massive walk out of air traffic controllers in Florida due to the mask mandates. Go air traffic controllers! And let's go Brandon!

Silvermane

Bingo...and the media isn't reporting on it, trying to cover up the reason.

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