France: Update: Air France Hop pilots confirm 24-hour strike on 24 February

Sat, 22 Feb 2020 20:03:12 GMT

This Monday, at the call of the SNPL (National Union of Line Pilots), the 750 pilots of the short and medium-haul subsidiary of Ai...

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Spain: Update: Flights in, out of Gran Canaria, Tenerife North and Tenerife South airports suspended because of low visibility

Sat, 22 Feb 2020 19:59:53 GMT

From media reports: Eurocontrol is reporting that due to low visibility caused by a sandstorm flights to or from Gran Canaria Airp...

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Spain: Sandstorm diverts flights from Lanzarote airport

Sat, 22 Feb 2020 19:16:16 GMT

Several flights into Lanzarote were diverted today due to the lack of visibility, with the planes instead landing at Fuerteventura...

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Asia: Update: Thai Airways International cancels flights to eight countries in February and March because of coronavirus outbreak

Sat, 22 Feb 2020 11:38:24 GMT

Thai Airways International will cancel some flights to eight countries in February and March as the coronavirus outbreak has cripp...

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Belgium: Update: Brussels Airport urges passengers to arrive earlier, monitor flight status as strike by airport police expected to continue until 1 March

Sat, 22 Feb 2020 07:23:33 GMT

Actions by airport police that caused long delays at passport control on their first day on Friday look like being continued throu...

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Iran, Kuwait: Update: Kuwait civil aviation authority stops all flights to, from Iran because of coronavirus outbreak; travel restrictions issued

Fri, 21 Feb 2020 21:51:27 GMT

CAIRO, Feb 21 (Reuters) - Kuwait's civil aviation authority decided on Friday to stop all flights to and from Iran amid fears from...

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Peru: All flights canceled at Arequipa Airport because of weather conditions

Fri, 21 Feb 2020 21:14:56 GMT

From media reports: El Comercio reported that all flights have been halted at Rodriguez Ballon International Airport (Arequipa Air...

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Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan: Official Travel Advice: U.K. reports border closed until further notice

Fri, 21 Feb 2020 20:50:08 GMT

U.K.'s Foreign and Commonwealth Office reported the border between Turkmenistan and Kazakhstan is currently closed to traffic. You...

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Kyrgyz Republic: Official Travel Advice: U.K. advises caution, reports border with China is currently closed because of coronavirus

Fri, 21 Feb 2020 20:35:42 GMT

Terrorist attacks in Kyrgyzstan (Kyrgyz Republic) can't be ruled out. You should be vigilant in public places and follow security ...

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Iran: Official Travel Advice: Australia updates its advisory, warns against travel to some border areas, reports health screenings for coronavirus at airports

Fri, 21 Feb 2020 20:27:12 GMT

Latest update: 21 February 2020: If you travel to Iran despite Australia's advice, you will be screened for coronavirus (COVID-19)...

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Algeria: Update: Flights resume at Air Algerie after strike ends

Fri, 21 Feb 2020 19:57:24 GMT

The flights of the national airline Air Algerie resumed Friday after the end of the strike of the commercial cabin crew, the compa...

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Italy: Update: Alitalia releases list of canceled flights; disruption caused by planned 24-hour strikes

Fri, 21 Feb 2020 19:41:25 GMT

Due to the 24-hour Italian air traffic controllers and aviation sector strikes confirmed by some trade unions for Tuesday, 25 Febr...

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Philippines: Official Travel Advice: U.K. updates its advisory, warns against travel to some southern areas, reports health restrictions and security risks

Fri, 21 Feb 2020 18:57:51 GMT

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) advise against all travel to western and central Mindanao and the Sulu archipelago becau...

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Italy: Update: Alitalia cancels flights on 24-26 February because of planned aviation strikes

Fri, 21 Feb 2020 17:28:44 GMT

Air traffic controllers and a number of workers across Italy's aviation sector have confirmed they will be pushing ahead with plan...

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China, U.K.: Update: British Airways extends its suspension of flights to mainland China to 17 April

Fri, 21 Feb 2020 13:43:55 GMT

British Airways has once again extended its suspension of flights to mainland China. The suspension comes in the midst of the ongo...

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Belgium: Update: Disruption reported at Brussels Airport as airport police strike; action could last until 1 March

Fri, 21 Feb 2020 10:55:52 GMT

As the airport police at Brussels Airport Zaventem are holding a work-to-rule protest, the long lines at the passport controls are...

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France: Update: Pilots' union threatens additional Air France HOP strikes during next five weeks

Fri, 21 Feb 2020 10:31:10 GMT

The union representing the pilots of Air France’s cut-price European airline HOP has declared strike action starting on Mond...

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U.K.: Update: Passengers advised to complete all journeys on London Underground's Bakerloo line by midday as drivers' strike set to begin; full service expected to resume 25 February

Fri, 21 Feb 2020 10:07:55 GMT

Passengers have been warned to avoid using a busy London Underground line for four days while train drivers take part in two 24-ho...

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China, Georgia: Update: Flight suspension extended to 29 March because of ongoing coronavirus threat

Fri, 21 Feb 2020 03:15:21 GMT

The suspension of direct air traffic between Georgia and China, in place as of Thursday, 20 February, due to the ongoing coronavir...

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Iran, Iraq: Iraq bans border crossings by Iranian citizens for three days because of coronavirus

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 21:08:26 GMT

CAIRO, Feb 20 (Reuters) - Iraq banned border crossings by Iranian nationals for three days from Thursday amid fears of the coronav...

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Iran, Kuwait: Kuwait Airways suspends flights to Iran because of coronavirus outbreak

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 20:34:11 GMT

CAIRO, Feb 20 (Reuters) - Kuwait Airways suspended all flights to Iran starting on Thursday on the advice of the Kuwaiti health mi...

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