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Summer Travel Chaos: AirHelp predicts millions of flight delays
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Summer Travel Chaos: AirHelp predicts millions of flight delays

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 5, 2019

AirHelp offers valuable information to passengers who are planning air travel, such as information about which airlines have the best ... Read More

Reforms needed at US airliners: Air travel delays
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Reforms needed at US airliners: Air travel delays

editor editor- May 14, 2019

Most major US airports experience flight disruptions on a daily basis, with Chicago O'Hare International Airport leading the pack. Within ... Read More

FAA frenzied, secretive rush to re-certify Boeing 737 MAX aircraft
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FAA frenzied, secretive rush to re-certify Boeing 737 MAX aircraft

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 1, 2019

Ethiopian Airlines and Lions Air crash, American Airlines shutting up whistleblowers, loose debris damaging the wiring at a Boeing 787 factory, ... Read More

Strike: Scandinavian Airlines SAS about to refuse 70,000+ passengers
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Strike: Scandinavian Airlines SAS about to refuse 70,000+ passengers

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 26, 2019

More than 70,000 passengers may get stranded today flying through, from or to airports in Scandinavia. This is a social ... Read More

WikiLeaks founder Assange arrested in London after Ecuador axes asylum deal
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WikiLeaks founder Assange arrested in London after Ecuador axes asylum deal

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 11, 2019

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been dragged out of the Ecuadorian Embassy in London where he has spent the last ... Read More

UK Civil Aviation Authority issues warning to Hajj travelers
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UK Civil Aviation Authority issues warning to Hajj travelers

editor editor- April 3, 2019

With over 25,000 British Muslims expected to make the Hajj pilgrimage this August, the UK Civil Aviation Authority is launching ... Read More

Huge flight outage grounds airlines: Passengers stranded
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Huge flight outage grounds airlines: Passengers stranded

editor editor- April 1, 2019

A major computer outage is affecting flights all over the United States this morning causing delays across the nation, especially ... Read More

Peacock Aviation taking legal action against Gambia carrier
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Peacock Aviation taking legal action against Gambia carrier

Lucky Onoriode George - eTN Nigeria Lucky Onoriode George - eTN Nigeria- March 29, 2019

Nigerian Peacock Aviation company that worked as General Sales Agency (GSA) for the Gambian Mid Africa Aviation Company Ltd. that ... Read More

WOW Air shut down: Thousands stranded
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WOW Air shut down: Thousands stranded

editor editor- March 28, 2019

This is the email WOW Air passengers received after the airline shut down and flights were canceled: Dear WOW air ... Read More

Korean Air abandons teens in South Korea
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Korean Air abandons teens in South Korea

editor editor- March 28, 2019

Two unaccompanied teenage minors, ages 15 and 16, were left stranded in South Korea after being booted from their flight ... Read More

 Iranians open homes to travelers stranded by floods
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 Iranians open homes to travelers stranded by floods

editor editor- March 27, 2019

As dramatic videos of deadly floods leaving behind destroyed vehicles and other damage circulate on Iranian social media networks, ordinary ... Read More

Passenger evacuation underway from Viking Sky cruise ship stranded off Norway
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Passenger evacuation underway from Viking Sky cruise ship stranded off Norway

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 23, 2019

The cruise ship Viking Sky, which lost engine power and drifted towards land off Norway earlier on Saturday managed to ... Read More

183 passengers trapped on Amtrak train, stranded in snow since Sunday
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183 passengers trapped on Amtrak train, stranded in snow since Sunday

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 26, 2019

183 people remain trapped on the Los Angeles-bound Amtrak train in rural Oregon after the train struck a downed tree ... Read More

Tourists stranded 80 feet in the air for hours after SeaWorld Skyride malfunctions
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Tourists stranded 80 feet in the air for hours after SeaWorld Skyride malfunctions

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 19, 2019

Sixteen tourists were trapped 80 feet in the air when a SeaWorld San Diego ride malfunctioned, leaving them suspended for ... Read More

First Brexit airline casualty: flybmi left all passengers stranded
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First Brexit airline casualty: flybmi left all passengers stranded

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 17, 2019

Airlines need to plan the exit from the EU in Britain, but with the current impossible and unpredictable situation for ... Read More

Flights canceled, trains stopped, bus services halted – strike chaos paralyzes Belgium
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Flights canceled, trains stopped, bus services halted – strike chaos paralyzes Belgium

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 13, 2019

Unions' general strike over wages and working conditions has brought Belgium to a screeching halt, causing complete chaos in airports, ... Read More

1 killed, at least 76 injured in Catalonia two-train head-on collision
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1 killed, at least 76 injured in Catalonia two-train head-on collision

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 8, 2019

One passenger was killed, at least three were critically injured and 16 others sustained less severe wounds, as two commuter ... Read More

Montreal Convention: United Airlines must pay 250 freezing stranded passengers $5700 each?
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Montreal Convention: United Airlines must pay 250 freezing stranded passengers $5700 each?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 23, 2019

United Airlines is speechless. The Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules for International Carriage by Air, also known as the ... Read More

250 United Airlines passengers taken hostage in freezing temperature by Canadian Authorities
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250 United Airlines passengers taken hostage in freezing temperature by Canadian Authorities

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 20, 2019

Are Americans are no longer welcome in Labrador, Canada? The Canadian Government has shown how a bureaucratic interpretation can create an ... Read More

Efforts underway to remove aircraft from Entebbe International Airport
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Efforts underway to remove aircraft from Entebbe International Airport

mm Alain St.Ange- January 8, 2019

The Civil Aviation Authority of Uganda said efforts were underway to remove the Ethiopian airlines plane from Entebbe International Airport. Read More

Tourists Evacuated, stranded, cancellations: Chaos in Germany, Switzerland and Austria
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Tourists Evacuated, stranded, cancellations: Chaos in Germany, Switzerland and Austria

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 7, 2019

Thousands of tourists ended the last Christmas holiday in the Alps on Sunday being evacuated. This included visitors to the ... Read More

Ryanair tells passengers to take bus after landing at wrong airport 480 miles away
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Ryanair tells passengers to take bus after landing at wrong airport 480 miles away

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 6, 2019

Travelers trying to scape Britain for some winter sun were left stranded in a Romanian airport for about a day ... Read More

How Ocho Rios, Jamaica became a life-saving Christmas miracle for two sailors from Costa Rica?
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How Ocho Rios, Jamaica became a life-saving Christmas miracle for two sailors from Costa Rica?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 24, 2018

Rerouting of the Royal Caribbean's Empress of the Seas from Cuba to Ocho Rios, Jamaica meant to be a life-saving Christmas ... Read More

Guam remembers the SMS Cormoran II at Sea
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Guam remembers the SMS Cormoran II at Sea

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- April 29, 2017

Guam has celebrated the 100th anniversary of the scuttling of the SMS Cormoran II, a historic ship where the first ... Read More

300 Russians stuck in Vietnam as tour operator goes bankrupt
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300 Russians stuck in Vietnam as tour operator goes bankrupt

editor editor- February 1, 2012

At least 300 Russian tourists are stranded in the resort town of Mui Ne after a major Russian tourism firm ... Read More

German tourists stranded on a flood plain for 48 hours
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German tourists stranded on a flood plain for 48 hours

editor editor- November 22, 2011

Four German tourists stranded on a flood plain for 48 hours after their four-wheel-drive vehicle was bogged have said they ... Read More

400 stranded tourists airlifted from Nepalese mountains
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400 stranded tourists airlifted from Nepalese mountains

editor editor- November 7, 2011

KATHMANDU, Nepal - Around 400 stranded tourists were airlifted from Lukla and Surke on Sunday. Read More

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Baggage fees strand passenger at the airport for over a week

editor editor- November 3, 2011

Various airline fees can be a pricey annoyance for many passengers, but one caused a whole lot of trouble in ... Read More

Russian tourists stuck in Bulgaria’s Bourgas to go home tomorrow
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Russian tourists stuck in Bulgaria’s Bourgas to go home tomorrow

editor editor- September 12, 2011

SOFIA, Bulgaria - The last of the hundreds of tourists - most from Russia – stranded in Bulgaria’s Black Sea ... Read More

Hurricane Irene strands thousands of Brits in US
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Hurricane Irene strands thousands of Brits in US

editor editor- August 29, 2011

Thousands of British tourists stranded in the US, after being caught by the tropical storm that has battered the eastern ... Read More

140 tourists stranded at airport in Nepal
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140 tourists stranded at airport in Nepal

editor editor- January 24, 2011

KATHMANDU, Nepal - More than 140 international tourists have been stranded at Tenzing-Hillary airport, Lukla, the only airport for Everest ... Read More

1,500 stranded tourists rescued in Nepal
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1,500 stranded tourists rescued in Nepal

editor editor- November 22, 2010

Nepalese authorities on Saturday rescued 1,500 tourists with the help of helicopters and planes after they were stranded at Lukla, ... Read More

Lack of airline seats strands 4000 Saudi tourists in Egypt
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Lack of airline seats strands 4000 Saudi tourists in Egypt

editor editor- September 16, 2010

Riyadh Chamber of Commerce and Industry urges Saudi Arabia Airlines to assist more than 4,000 Saudis stranded in Egypt. Read More

Tropical storm strands 170 tourists in East China
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Tropical storm strands 170 tourists in East China

editor editor- September 1, 2010

Around 170 tourists were stranded in East China's Zhejiang Province as tropical storm Kompasu approached. Read More

3,000 tourists stranded on San Andres
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3,000 tourists stranded on San Andres

editor editor- August 18, 2010

Almost 3,000 tourists are stranded on the Colombian Caribbean island of San Andres because the wreckage of Monday's plane crash ... Read More