U.S.: Update: Thousands of flights canceled as winter storm hits the country

Sat, 19 Jan 2019 15:47:15 GMT

(NEW YORK) — A major winter storm is set to bring heavy snow from the Midwest to the Northeast this weekend — with wid...

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U.S.: Update: Omaha's Eppley Airfield reopens after plane slides off runway; residual delays expected

Sat, 19 Jan 2019 00:04:38 GMT

Eppley Airfield is now open to aircraft operations. There may still be some flight delays. Please check with your airline for flig...

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Haiti: Official Travel Advice: U.S. updates its restrictions on government personnel; 'reconsider travel' because of crime, civil unrest

Fri, 18 Jan 2019 22:53:15 GMT

Last Update: Reissued with updates to U.S. government restrictions on personnel. Reconsider travel to Haiti due to crime ...

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U.S.: Eppley Airfield in Nebraska closed after Southwest Airlines plane slides off runway; passengers safe

Fri, 18 Jan 2019 21:12:48 GMT

Authorities were called to Eppley Airfield Friday afternoon after a report of a plane sliding off the runway. Eppley Airfield twee...

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Burkina Faso: Official Travel Advice: U.S. continues to warn of travel risks, advises 'do not travel' to some regions

Fri, 18 Jan 2019 20:36:22 GMT

U.S. Travel Advisory: Burkina Faso Travel Advisory Burkina Faso - Level 3: Reconsider Travel Reconsider travel to Burkina Faso due...

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Vanuatu: Official Travel Advice: Australia updates its advisory, warns against travel to Ambae Island

Fri, 18 Jan 2019 19:57:34 GMT

Recent volcanic activity on Ambae and Ambrym islands has led to the evacuation of their residents. Local authorities have advised ...

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U.S.: Update: Flight disruptions caused by winter storm moving across country expected to last through weekend, possibly Monday

Fri, 18 Jan 2019 19:17:46 GMT

[Editor's Note: All passengers planning to fly into or out of U.S. airports in the Midwest and Northeast regions from today, 18 Ja...

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U.S.: Airlines issuing waivers for travelers in Midwest, Northeast; nearly 450 flights canceled on 18 January because of storm

Fri, 18 Jan 2019 13:16:12 GMT

A series of storms moving across the country will bring significant snow and ice to the north and heavy rains to the south Friday ...

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U.K.: Update: Union announces fresh strikes at Northern Rail on 2, 9, 16 February

Fri, 18 Jan 2019 12:54:56 GMT

Rail workers are to stage fresh strikes next month in the long-running dispute over guards on trains, causing more travel misery f...

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U.K.: Update: Strike at Northern Rail to go ahead on 19 January as planned

Fri, 18 Jan 2019 12:19:10 GMT

Rail Union RMT's 45th day of strike action will go ahead as planned on Northern lines as German owners put company up for sale&lrm...

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Zimbabwe: Update: Authorities extend internet shutdown following violent protests, streets reportedly calm

Fri, 18 Jan 2019 10:29:16 GMT

HARARE, Jan 18 (Reuters) - Zimbabwe was under an internet blackout on Friday as authorities extended a communications ban to cover...

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Australia: Passengers at Sydney Airport told to expect delays, cancellations on 18 January because of understaffed air traffic control

Fri, 18 Jan 2019 04:19:13 GMT

Passengers are being warned they may have their domestic flights canceled or delayed at Sydney Airport this afternoon, 18 January,...

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India: Hundreds of flights will be disrupted at Delhi Airport on 18-26 January because of airspace closures

Fri, 18 Jan 2019 03:24:45 GMT

Flights to and from Delhi's Indira Gandhi International airport will be affected for seven days until January 26 as the airspace w...

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Brazil: Update: Twenty percent of Avianca Brazil's fleet may be grounded affecting thousands of passengers

Fri, 18 Jan 2019 02:23:46 GMT

Brazil’s aviation regulator said on Thursday it was going to ground 10 planes operated by Avianca Brasil, 20 percent of its ...

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U.S.: Amtrak cancels Capitol Limited and Lake Shore Limited lines for 19 January due to winter storm approaching Eastern Seaboard and Midwest

Thu, 17 Jan 2019 22:29:35 GMT

With a powerful winter storm expected to hammer the Midwest and the Eastern Seaboard this weekend, Amtrak has announced modified s...

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Germany: Update: Union suspends airport security staff strikes ahead of pay talks

Thu, 17 Jan 2019 18:38:55 GMT

BERLIN (AP) — A German union that has called a string of disruptive strikes by airport security staff says it won't hold any...

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Venezuela: Official Travel Advice: U.S. updates its advisory, warns of travel risks

Thu, 17 Jan 2019 17:20:17 GMT

Reconsider travel to Venezuela due to crime, civil unrest, poor health infrastructure, and arbitrary arrest and detention of U.S. ...

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Kenya: Official Travel Advice: U.K. warns against nonessential travel to several areas, reports security risks

Thu, 17 Jan 2019 16:54:14 GMT

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) advise against all but essential travel to: areas within 60km of the Kenya-Somali borde...

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U.S: Airlines issue travel waivers as winter storms set to move toward Midwest, Northeast

Thu, 17 Jan 2019 16:03:46 GMT

Airlines are waiving change fees as two more winter storms are set to move across the Midwest and Northeast. American, Southwest, ...

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Argentina: Update: Dozens of flights disrupted at several airports despite pilots' strike being called off

Thu, 17 Jan 2019 15:30:40 GMT

From media reports: Cronista reported that dozens of flights have been disrupted on Thursday, 17 January, at Ezeiza and Aeroparque...

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Uruguay: Several flights to, from, via Montevideo and Punta del Este airports affected because of radar issue

Thu, 17 Jan 2019 13:32:48 GMT

From media reports: Observador reported that several flights to, from and via Montevideo's Carrasco International Airport and Punt...

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