Tag: volcanic ash

Another tsunami heading to Indonesia? New cracks
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Another tsunami heading to Indonesia? New cracks

editor editor- January 3, 2019

Indonesia's latest tsunami is raising questions about the growth of the country's tourism industry. Read More

More airlines resume flying despite volcanic ash cloud
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More airlines resume flying despite volcanic ash cloud

editor editor- June 13, 2011

More airlines are preparing to resume flying despite forecasts the volcanic ash cloud hovering in New Zealand skies could stick ... Read More

WTTC yearly summit: how important is thee?
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WTTC yearly summit: how important is thee?

editor editor- June 10, 2011

The World Travel & Tourism Summit’s (WTTC) yearly Global Travel & Tourism Summit, by pure coincidence, has become the ideal ... Read More

Volcanic eruption in Iceland seems to be over
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Volcanic eruption in Iceland seems to be over

editor editor- May 28, 2011

ICELAND (eTN) - The Grimsvotn Lakes eruption in Vatnajokull glacier in Iceland seems to be over. Read More

Hundreds of flights cancelled due to volcanic ash
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Hundreds of flights cancelled due to volcanic ash

editor editor- May 25, 2011

An ash cloud from Iceland's Grimsvotn volcano began to reach London's Heathrow airport around lunchtime. Heathrow is the world's busiest ... Read More

Iceland’s foreign minister tackles climate change and same-sex marriage
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Iceland’s foreign minister tackles climate change and same-sex marriage

editor editor- September 29, 2010

(eTN) - Geothermal energy could answer a substantial part of the energy demands of many poorer countries, Iceland's foreign minister ... Read More

SAS reports loss, says volcano ash to blame
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SAS reports loss, says volcano ash to blame

editor editor- August 19, 2010

STOCKHOLM — Beleaguered Scandinavian airline SAS on Wednesday said it narrowed its losses in the second quarter but remained deep ... Read More

Volcanic ash affects 1000 flights in Europe
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Volcanic ash affects 1000 flights in Europe

editor editor- May 17, 2010

LONDON – Flight restrictions affecting London's two major international airports — Heathrow and Gatwick — were lifted Monday after a ... Read More

Malaysia Airlines flights to London and Amsterdam disrupted due to volcanic ash
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Malaysia Airlines flights to London and Amsterdam disrupted due to volcanic ash

editor editor- May 17, 2010

SUBANG (May 17, 2010): Malaysia Airlines flights to London and Amsterdam today were disrupted once again due to the closure ... Read More

Airlines: UK flight bans unjustified and “beyond a joke”
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Airlines: UK flight bans unjustified and “beyond a joke”

editor editor- May 17, 2010

Airlines have criticised the latest decision to ban flights at a raft of UK airports because of volcanic ash. Read More

London’s Heathrow, Amsterdam’s Schiphol airports shut down due to volcanic ash
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London’s Heathrow, Amsterdam’s Schiphol airports shut down due to volcanic ash

editor editor- May 17, 2010

LONDON – Two of Europe's busiest airports closed early Monday morning as a dense cloud of volcanic ash drifted from ... Read More

Saudi Arabian Airlines suspends US flights due to volcanic ash over Atlantic
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Saudi Arabian Airlines suspends US flights due to volcanic ash over Atlantic

editor editor- May 11, 2010

RIYADH — Saudi Airlines said on Monday it had halted flights between the United States and Saudi Arabia because of ... Read More

Déjà vu – ash clouds menacing European air travel again
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Déjà vu – ash clouds menacing European air travel again

editor editor- May 5, 2010

DUBLIN – Iceland's clouds of volcanic ash are menacing European air traffic again, but transport chiefs insisted Tuesday they are ... Read More

All flights in and out of Ireland canceled due to renewed ash risk
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All flights in and out of Ireland canceled due to renewed ash risk

editor editor- May 4, 2010

DUBLIN – All flights in and out of Ireland have been canceled Tuesday morning because of the renewed risk of ... Read More

Middle East travel industry tackles ash crisis
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Middle East travel industry tackles ash crisis

editor editor- May 3, 2010

How did the Middle East travel industry cope with what’s been called the “worst travel disruption the world has ever ... Read More

Volcanic ash costing travel insurance industry millions of dollars in claims
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Volcanic ash costing travel insurance industry millions of dollars in claims

editor editor- April 21, 2010

The travel insurance industry is paying millions of dollars in claims to travellers stranded in Europe and elsewhere by the ... Read More

UNWTO calls for solidarity among the travel and tourism industry and urges for fair treatment of travellers
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UNWTO calls for solidarity among the travel and tourism industry and urges for fair treatment of travellers

editor editor- April 19, 2010

- The plume of volcanic ash drifting across Europe following the eruption of the volcano Eyjafjalla in Iceland on 14 ... Read More

Volcanic ash costing El Al $20 million a week in revenue
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Volcanic ash costing El Al $20 million a week in revenue

editor editor- April 19, 2010

The volcanic ash cloud that is shutting down air traffic over Europe is also seriously affecting Israeli airlines and other ... Read More

EU: Air traffic could return to 50%of normal levels Monday
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EU: Air traffic could return to 50%of normal levels Monday

editor editor- April 19, 2010

AMSTERDAM – European air traffic could return to about 50 percent of normal levels Monday if weather forecasts confirm that ... Read More

New York hotels offer discounts for those staying in the city due to volcanic ash fallout
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New York hotels offer discounts for those staying in the city due to volcanic ash fallout

editor editor- April 17, 2010

“While for many travelers having a stay in New York extended unexpectedly is a great stroke of luck, the logistics ... Read More

Alaska Airlines resumes flights after cancellations due to volcanic ash
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Alaska Airlines resumes flights after cancellations due to volcanic ash

editor editor- August 12, 2008

SEATTLE, WA (August 11, 2008) - Alaska Airlines announced it has resumed operations this morning between the state of Alaska ... Read More

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