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Disruption in air transportation services in the Caribbean

(eTN) The airports of most destinations, especially within the Southern Caribbean, are expected to be it extremely quiet today because pilots of

Volcanic eruptions in Guatemala, Ecuador force thousands to flee, disrupt air...

GUATEMALA CITY – Explosive eruptions shook two huge volcanos in Central and South America on Friday, forcing thousands of people to flee their homes and disrupting air traffic as ash drifted over ma

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 hundreds

Impact on industries on day six of volcanic ash chaos

European airports made tentative steps toward resuming flights on Tuesday after a cloud of volcanic ash shut down traffic last week, but much airspace stayed closed in a sixth day of disruption.

RAF dispatches fighter jets to intercept AA flight

Two Royal Air Force fighter jets were dispatched after reports a passenger was trying to get into the cockpit of an American Airlines jet bound for Heathrow Airport, airline and military officials sai

China airline pilots accused of disrupting flights over labor grievances

SHANGHAI, China - Pilots disgruntled over labor issues disrupted 14 flights out of one Chinese city on Monday in an unusual display of defiance, state-run newspapers reported Thursday.