Fewer holiday fliers but expect packed flights

December 20, 2011 2:01:01 PM PST
Fewer people are flying this holiday season, but the airlines say flights will still be packed.

About 43.3 people are expected to fly over the holidays. That's a 1-percent drop from last year. Analysis say the decline the because of lingering economic concerns.

If you're among those traveling this year, flights will be full because airlines have reduced the number of flights.