Tag: tarmac

Attention Airport Officials: Naked man on the tarmac

Attention Airport Officials: Naked man on the tarmac

editor editor- March 27, 2019 21:08 0

Is this the new way to fly? Naked? A male passenger dressed only in his birthday suit was spotted trying to board his flight completely ... Read More

British Airways Pilots thought Edinburg was in Germany and landed in the wrong city

British Airways Pilots thought Edinburg was in Germany and landed in the wrong city

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 26, 2019 02:52 0

Passengers at London City Airport today boarded British Airways flight BA3281 assuming they would fly to Duesseldorf, Germany but were surprised when landing they saw ... Read More

FAA investigating Southwest Airlines safety in how it calculates weight

FAA investigating Southwest Airlines safety in how it calculates weight

editor editor- February 20, 2019 19:15 0

Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) documents show that Southwest Airlines has made frequent mistakes in calculations and luggage-loading practices that could cause errors when pilots compute ... Read More

Five airline passengers injured in Russian airport airstair collapse

Five airline passengers injured in Russian airport airstair collapse

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 12, 2019 17:30 0

Five people were injured as the airstair collapsed while passengers were boarding a flight from the Siberian city of Barnaul to Moscow. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G-X7py_oDhc CCTV camera ... Read More

Officially open: Ilan and Asaf Ramon Airport in Israel

Officially open: Ilan and Asaf Ramon Airport in Israel

editor editor- January 24, 2019 21:34 0

Ilan and Asaf Ramon International Airport in Israel opened on January 21, 2019. Read More

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

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

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 23, 2019 07:20 1

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

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

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

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 20, 2019 22:55 1

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

Hannover Airport on lockdown, flights suspended after car-ramming attack

Hannover Airport on lockdown, flights suspended after car-ramming attack

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 29, 2018 19:47 0

Germany's Hannover Airport has been shut down by German police, who were sweeping security areas after a man rammed through a gate in a vehicle ... Read More

Most stressful US airports this Christmas named

Most stressful US airports this Christmas named

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 13, 2018 13:30 0

To help empower travelers to make more informed decisions when it comes to holiday travel, travel experts reveal which airports to possibly avoid. • Experts ... Read More

The 10 commandments of air travel

The 10 commandments of air travel

editor editor- December 7, 2018 13:27 2

Delays, cancellations and destroyed travel plans: 2018 has been one of the worst years in terms of flight disruptions. Read More

Qatar Airways hits the tarmac running

Qatar Airways hits the tarmac running

editor editor- November 3, 2011 05:59 0

UGANDA (eTN) - When QR 536, an Airbus A320 in a two-class configuration with the latest in-flight entertainment equipment and OnAir Internet connectivity on board, ... Read More

United Airlines flight 937 keeps passengers stuck on tarmac 7 Hours

United Airlines flight 937 keeps passengers stuck on tarmac 7 Hours

editor editor- June 21, 2011 06:00 0

NAPA, Calif. - The following is a statement by Kate Hanni, founder FlyersRights.org: Read More

3 Hour Rule for tarmac strandings is working

3 Hour Rule for tarmac strandings is working

editor editor- August 17, 2010 06:06 0

NAPA, CA - According to the latest data, last year in June there were 268 tarmac delays of over 3 hours. This year in June ... Read More

Airport news: US tarmac delays plunge from 268 to 3

Airport news: US tarmac delays plunge from 268 to 3

editor editor- August 11, 2010 05:26 0

Airline flights stuck on tarmacs for more than three hours fell to three in June, the second month of a rule that fines carriers for ... Read More

New road to Kisoro in Uganda may be breaking up before it is ready

New road to Kisoro in Uganda may be breaking up before it is ready

editor editor- April 29, 2010 02:30 0

The long-awaited new tarmac road connecting the two southwestern Ugandan towns of Kabale and Kisoro is reportedly already developing cracks before it is even handed ... Read More

Hanni objects to JFK tarmac exemption

Hanni objects to JFK tarmac exemption

editor editor- March 13, 2010 04:33 0

Before the law regarding tarmac delays has actually gone into effect, Delta and JetBlue are complaining that they should not be penalized at John F. Read More

Stranded snowstorm victims spend 8 Hours on Atlanta’s tarmac

Stranded snowstorm victims spend 8 Hours on Atlanta’s tarmac

editor editor- March 3, 2009 04:40 0

Having your flight cancelled because of the snowstorm is bad enough, but imagine having to sit helpless and strapped in, on the tarmac, for as ... Read More

Transportation Department concedes “we screwed up”

Transportation Department concedes “we screwed up”

editor editor- December 23, 2008 04:26 0

NAPA, CA - Flyersrights.org, formerly Coalition for an Airline Passengers' Bill of Rights, has discovered that airlines aren't accurately reporting, and that the Department of ... Read More

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