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Fewer Australians have their passports cancelled on national security grounds

Security-related passport cancellations drop sharply in Australia Fewer Australians have their passports cancelled on national security grounds

The number of Australians to have had their passports cancelled on national security grounds has plummeted, possibly because the security agencies have successfully targeted many of the potential ...

Kingfisher Mumbai-based pilots go on strike second time in month

Kingfisher Airlines Kingfisher Mumbai-based pilots go on strike second time in month

MUMBAI, India - A section of pilots of near-bankrupt Kingfisher Airlines on Saturday went on strike, second time in the month, demanding immediate payment of March salaries, leading to ...

Tourists in Thailand not deterred by tsunami warning

Tsunami Anxiety Has Little Effect On Tourism Tourists in Thailand not deterred by tsunami warning

After chaos from a tsunami warning on Wednesday, tourists have already returned to the beaches in southern destinations like Phuket, Krabi and Phangnga, with hotel cancellations running just ...

Update on Air Canada flight delays and cancellations

Air Canada Update on Air Canada flight delays and cancellations

MONTREAL, March 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Although Air Canada ground handling employees at Toronto and Montreal international airports have returned to work following an illegal work stoppage this ...

Qantas hit by another strike, cancels flights

Qantas Airways Qantas hit by another strike, cancels flights

Qantas passengers will face major delays today as another strike hits the airline, with aircraft engineers set to walk off the job from 3pm in Sydney.

Power outage forces Delta to cancel 250 flights

Minneapolis-St. Paul airport mess Power outage forces Delta to cancel 250 flights

Delta Airlines had to cancel 250 flights on Saturday due to the power outage at the Minneapolis-St. Paul airport, a company spokeswoman said.

January airline cancellations up sharply

US Air Travel January airline cancellations up sharply

NEW YORK - Flight cancellations for U.S.

DOT: Tarmac delays down, cancellations, complaints up

US Airline Industry DOT: Tarmac delays down, cancellations, complaints up

Christopher Hinton

NEW YORK - The number of tarmac delays among scheduled flights that exceeded three hours fell sharply in July from a year ago while cancellations rose modestly, the Department of Transportation ...

558 Chinese tourists cancel bookings with Philippine Airlines

Hong Kong travel warning for Philippines 558 Chinese tourists cancel bookings with Philippine Airlines

MANILA - More than 500 tourists from the Chinese mainland and Hong Kong have canceled their bookings with the Philippine Airlines (PAL), after the hostage incident took place on Monday, the ...

Milwaukee flooding forces flight cancellations

General Mitchell International Airport Closure Milwaukee flooding forces flight cancellations

Due to flooding in the Milwaukee area and expected additional rain, all flights to and from General Mitchell International Airport have been cancelled through 12:00 pm. Central Daylight Time.

Spirit Airlines strike forces more flight cancellations

Pilot Strike Update Spirit Airlines strike forces more flight cancellations

Spirit Airlines has once again extended its cancellation of flights by another day due to the

Spirit Airlines pilots strike, thousands stranded as all flights canceled

Spirit Airlines Cancels All Flights Spirit Airlines pilots strike, thousands stranded as all flights canceled

Spirit Airlines is canceling all of its flights through Tuesday, stranding thousands more passengers as a strike by its pilots continues into its second day.

Jamaica - cancellation numbers rise, hotels adding extra security

Unrest Affects Jamaican Tourism Jamaica - cancellation numbers rise, hotels adding extra security

Jamaican hotels are adding security to reassure tourists as clashes in the capital Kingston cause visitors to cancel trips, said Wayne Cummings, the head of Jamaica’s Hotel and Tourism ...

Randy Babbitt: FAA will not be a scapegoat over flight delays

FAA Goes On Defensive Over Flight Delays Randy Babbitt: FAA will not be a scapegoat over flight delays

DAVID KOENIG

DALLAS — The head of the Federal Aviation Administration says his agency isn't willing to be the scapegoat when airline flights are delayed.

Crisis committee set up in Greece after thousands of tourist cancellations

Greek Tourism Crisis Crisis committee set up in Greece after thousands of tourist cancellations

ATHENS, Greece — Greece has set up a crisis unit for tourism after nearly 20,000 hotel booking cancellations in Athens alone after protests against government austerity measures, an official ...

Double-whammy for UK travelers - volcanic ash cloud and BA unions

Airline Industry Double-whammy for UK travelers - volcanic ash cloud and BA unions

Air travellers are facing a double threat involving the latest ash plume from Iceland's volcano moving around into UK airspace, as well as a union summit to discuss strikes which could affect ...

New ash cloud over Europe causes hundreds of flight cancellations, delays

New Ash cloud disrupts international travel New ash cloud over Europe causes hundreds of flight cancellations, delays

SLOBODAN LEKIC

BRUSSELS — The Icelandic volcano with the unpronounceable name reminded the world again that it has the power to disrupt international travel — coughing out a spreading cloud of ash that ...

Countdown To Tarmac Rule Start Being stuck on plane vs. canceled flight - which is worse, the disease or the cure?

John Hughes

U.S. airline passengers face more flight cancellations as carriers led by Delta Air Lines Inc. and Southwest Airlines Co.

Tourism Sector Uncertain as Flights Resume Slowly

Cape Town Tourism Tourism Sector Uncertain as Flights Resume Slowly

As uncertainty about the resumption of flights to and from Europe continues, Cape Town Tourism has surveyed the tourism sector to assess the effect flight cancellations are having on the local ...

Weather puts new burden on American carriers

Airline Industry Weather puts new burden on American carriers

A brutal snow storm that snarled air traffic and grounded flights along the East Coast this week also clouded the outlook for carriers that must foot the bill for stranded passengers.

US winter storms continue to cause flight delays and cancellations

More Snow US winter storms continue to cause flight delays and cancellations

eTN Staff Writer

More winter weather is headed to the mid-Atlantic, midwest, and northeast, bringing even more snow to the already deluged areas.

Samoa fears "second tsunami" of vacation cancellations

Samoa's Tourism Fears Wave Of Cancelletions Samoa fears "second tsunami" of vacation cancellations

APIA, Samoa — Samoa's tourism industry said it fears a "second tsunami" of vacation cancellations after deadly earthquake-triggered waves wiped out some of the South Pacific country's most ...

Corporate travel is in retreat, thanks to AIG

Corporate Travel Corporate travel is in retreat, thanks to AIG

latimes.com

The bailed-out AIG's lavish junket has led U.S. companies to cancel $1 billion in conferences so far this year.

Alaska Airlines flights cancelled due to volcano eruption near Anchorage

Alaska Alaska Airlines flights cancelled due to volcano eruption near Anchorage

bizjournals.com

Alaska Airlines said it’s cancelled 19 flights due to the eruption of the Mount Redoubt volcano near Anchorage.

Virgin Trains to work over the weekend to handle compensation claims

Delays And Cancellations on UK's West Coast Main Line Virgin Trains to work over the weekend to handle compensation claims

eTN Staff Writer

LONDON - Virgin Trains has drafted in extra staff this weekend to handle compensation claims following a spate of delays and cancellations caused by problems with Network Rail's infrastructure on ...

European airlines say ruling undercuts safety

Compensation Vs. Safety? European airlines say ruling undercuts safety

chicagotribune.com

Airlines say a European Court of Justice ruling that stipulates passengers must be compensated for flights canceled because of technical difficulties undermines safety, the European Regional ...

Alaska Airlines cancels 47 flights due to severe winter weather in Pacific Northwest

Blizzard Warning In Effect Alaska Airlines cancels 47 flights due to severe winter weather in Pacific Northwest

eTN Staff Writer

SEATTLE, WA - Alaska Airlines has canceled 47 flights today and Sunday to and from Portland, Oregon; Seattle, Washington; and Vancouver, British Columbia due to severe winter weather hitting the ...

Snow causes flight cancellations in US

Airline Updates Snow causes flight cancellations in US

eTN Staff Writer

Snow, ice, and rain will continues to pummel the central plains and western midwest states, spreading eastward. The heaviest snow appears likely from Iowa across the lower Great Lakes.

BA is 'worst European airline for cancellations'

BA Strikes Again BA is 'worst European airline for cancellations'

Unal Basusta, eTN

British Airways (BA) is currently the worst national carrier in Europe for cancellations, it was claimed today.

Tourists turn their backs on ‘paradise’ after double murder

Antigua Tourists turn their backs on ‘paradise’ after double murder

walesonline.co.uk

Tourism on the island of Antigua has suffered a dramatic downturn since the double murder of honeymooners Ben and Catherine Mullany, according to one of the Caribbean’s leading tourist ...

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