Full operation restored at the Chicago-area ATC center

Full operation restored at the Chicago-area ATC center

Full operation was restored on Monday Oct. 13 at the Chicago-area air traffic control site that was shut down in… Read More »

Are the new Ebola screening measures likely to be effective?

Are the new Ebola screening measures likely to be effective?

The US Centers for Disease Control (CDC), along with US Customs and Border Protection (CBP), announced a series of new… Read More »

Delta jet quarantined on the tarmac at Las Vegas Airport in Ebola false alarm

Delta jet quarantined on the tarmac at Las Vegas Airport in Ebola false alarm

A Delta Air Lines plane was briefly quarantined on the tarmac at Las Vegas Airport on Friday Oct. 10 due… Read More »

UK will start screening passengers arriving through London airports and Eurostar for Ebola virus

UK will start screening passengers arriving through London airports and Eurostar for Ebola virus

Britain said it would start screening passengers entering the country through London’s two main airports and the Eurostar rail link… Read More »

Aircraft cabin cleaners walked off the job at New York’s LaGuardia Airport over Ebola concerns

Aircraft cabin cleaners walked off the job at New York's LaGuardia Airport over Ebola concerns

About 200 airline cabin cleaners walked off the job at New York’s LaGuardia Airport on Thursday Oct. 9 to protest… Read More »

Family of dead TSA officer sues LA and the Police

Family of dead TSA officer sues LA and the Police

The family of a TSA officer who was fatally shot when a gunman opened fire in a terminal at Los… Read More »

What you need to know about Ebola when you travel

What you need to know about Ebola when you travel

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Customs & Border Protection (CBP)… Read More »

Transaero will start twice-weekly direct flights between London Heathrow and St Petersburg

Transaero will start twice-weekly direct flights between London Heathrow and St Petersburg

Transaero Airlines will launch a twice-weekly direct service between London Heathrow and St Petersburg from October 29 this year. It… Read More »

US airlines working with government health officials to ensure the safety of passengers from the Ebola virus

US airlines working with government health officials to ensure the safety of passengers from the Ebola virus

US airlines have only said they are working with government health officials to ensure the safety of passengers from the… Read More »

US health officials will start screening passengers for the Ebola virus at airports

US health officials will start screening passengers for the Ebola virus at airports

US health officials will unveil within days new screening procedures for the Ebola virus at the country’s airports to address… Read More »

Dynamic Airways will starts flights to Latin America

Dynamic Airways will starts flights to Latin America

Dynamic Airways, based in Greensboro, has been given the go-ahead to start scheduled interstate and foreign flights with the resumption… Read More »

Turkish Airlines cancelled all of its flights to southeastern Turkey

Turkish Airlines cancelled all of its flights to southeastern Turkey

Turkish Airlines cancelled all of its Wednesday morning flights to the mainly Kurdish city of Diyarbakir in southeastern Turkey after… Read More »

Bek Air begins international flights from Kazakhstan

Bek Air begins international flights from Kazakhstan

Bek Air, based in Almaty, began international operations on Saturday, Oct. 4, with the launch of Astana to Ulgit (Mongolia)… Read More »

US administration not considering ban on visitors from countries affected by the Ebola virus

US administration not considering ban on visitors from countries  affected by the Ebola virus

The US administration is not considering a ban on visitors from countries most affected by the Ebola virus outbreak but… Read More »

Swiss International will introduce new destinations and in-flight services

Swiss International will introduce new destinations and in-flight services

Swiss International will be investing new destinations and further product enhancements over the next few years as part of its… Read More »

Ebola spread patterns and airline traffic data predict that virus could be in France by October

Ebola spread patterns and airline traffic data predict that virus could be in France by October

Scientists have used Ebola disease spread patterns and airline traffic data to predict a 75 percent chance the virus could… Read More »

City Airways resumes scheduled operations

City Airways resumes scheduled operations

City Airways, based at Bangkok Suvarnabhumi, resumed scheduled operations on September 27 after the Thai Department of Civil Aviation (DCA)… Read More »

Virgin Atlantic’s Little Red will cease operations in 2015

Virgin Atlantic’s Little Red will cease operations in 2015

Virgin Atlantic said its domestic short-haul unit, Little Red, would cease operations in 2015, just over two years after it… Read More »

JetBlue jet returns to NYC’s JFK after bird strike

JetBlue jet returns to NYC's JFK after bird strike

A JetBlue flight had to return to JFK airport Saturday morning after it struck a bird shortly after takeoff,  JetBlue… Read More »

Thai Airways suspends Thai Smile’s Bangkok airport switch

Thai Airways suspends Thai Smile's Bangkok airport switch

Thai Smile has delayed the planned wholesale transfer of its Bangkok Suvarnabhumi operations to Bangkok Don Mueang until March 2015… Read More »

Norwegian Air planning to launch Boeing 787 non-stop flightsw to Hawaii from Europe

Norwegian Air planning to launch Boeing 787 non-stop flightsw to Hawaii from Europe

Norwegian Air is studying the possible launch of direct Europe-Hawaii Boeing 787 flights. Pacific Business News says the Hawaiian Tourism… Read More »

WOW air plans make its first US flights in March 2015

WOW air plans make its first US flights in March 2015

WOW air, based at Reykjavik Keflavik, is set to make its US market début in March next year. According to… Read More »

IATA continues push to improve aviation security

IATA continues push to improve aviation security

Incidents involving two Malaysian Airlines aircraft earlier this year are among the occurrences driving the global air transportation industry’s push… Read More »

Philippine Airlines and ANA will start codesharing and reciprocity in their frequent flyer programs

Philippine Airlines and ANA will start codesharing and reciprocity in their frequent flyer programs

Philippine Airlines and ANA – All Nippon Airways have agreed to establish a commercial partnership covering areas such as codesharing… Read More »