Where Maryland stands

November 22, 2001|By SUN STAFF

Baltimore-Washington International is the U.S. airport with the longest wait in the wake of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, according to a Travelocity.com poll. Nearly 58 percent of passengers surveyed reported delays of more than 60 minutes at BWI. The airport with the shortest wait was Houston Intercontinental, where 58.1 percent of travelers reported delays of less than 30 minutes. The poll included responses from more than 2,800 travelers. For more information, go to www.travelocity.com, and click on Travel Security Survey Results.

Percent reporting delays

Airport...more than 60 minutes...Rank

Baltimore/Washington...57.9...1

San Francisco...56.0...2

Denver...53.3...3

Los Angeles...47.2...4

Philadelphia...46.4...5

Boston...45.7...6

St. Louis...43.9.....7

Washington (Dulles)...43.1...8

Seattle/Tacoma...42.7...9

Atlanta...40.6...10

SOURCE: Travelocity.com

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