Airlines Warn of Crippling Flight Disruptions if New 5G Rollout Isn’t Delayed

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After AT&T and Verizon Communications refused requests from the U.S. government to delay the Jan. 5 launch of new 5G services, the Airlines for America trade group warned of increased flight disruptions. 

The trade group represents airlines such as American (ticker: AAL) and Delta (DAL), and freight carriers FedEx (FDX) and United Parcel Service (UPS).