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High delays at Palma de Mallorca airport as aircraft blocks runway

This morning, a Condor Boeing 757 blocked runway 06L at Palma de Mallorca, Spain. Eurocontrol tweeted that due to an incident, the airport didn't...

A Lufthansa Boeing 747 with 370 passengers returns to Frankfurt shortly after takeoff

A Lufthansa Boeing 747-400 registered D-ABVU, en route from Frankfurt to Shanghai on flight LH732 with 370 passengers on board, had to return to...

Pilot project at Charleroi airport: TUI fly facilitates baggage registration

In early June, the Belgian airline TUI fly and Charleroi Airport set up a pilot project to facilitate baggage check-in. Eight machines to print...

Brussels Airlines set to operate the Eurowings long-haul programme at Dusseldorf

The communication of Lufthansa about the future of Eurowings' long-haul fleet seemed somewhat fuzzy recently. After a dramatic press conference on 24 June in...

Chaos at Tel Aviv airport after baggage sorting system idle for seven hours

Flights delayed, others departing without baggage on one of the busiest days of the year Frustrated passengers were left in long queues at Israel’s largest...

Hong Kong Airport suspends remaining Monday flights amid protests in the terminal

Hong Kong airport has decided to suspend check-in for all remaining flights on Monday due to ongoing pro-democracy protests in the airport's terminal. More...

Canadair Challenger private jet veers off runway at Nassau, Bahamas

On August 10, a Canadair Challenger (CL60) aircraft (N602TS) owned by Aircraft Guaranty Corp, while on a private general aviation flight, veered off runway...

Engine failure forces Norwegian Boeing 787-8 to return to Rome Fiumicino

On 10 August, a Norwegian Boeing 787-8 (LN-LND) operated flight DY7115 between Rome Fiumicino, Italy and Los Angeles, United States. During take-off from runway...

Delta Air Lines to become largest U.S. carrier serving Tokyo-Haneda in 2020

Delta to become largest U.S. carrier serving Haneda in 2020, with full transfer of U.S.-Tokyo services from Narita airport to Haneda The airline...

Budapest Airport intensifies US connections with American Airlines to Chicago

Next summer, American Airlines will introduce four weekly flights from Budapest Airport to the US metropolitan city of Chicago at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport...

More than 2.7 million passengers passed through Brussels Airport in July (+2.7%), a month marked by disruptions to the baggage handling system

In July, Brussels Airport welcomed more than 2.7 million passengers, representing a 2.7% increase compared to July 2018, and above all making July 2019...

Cochin Airport, India closed until Sunday due to flooding

Airport operations at Cochin Airport, India have been suspended until 11 August due to flooding in the area caused by heavy rains and rising water...

Anti-government protesters started their three-day sit-in at Hong Kong Airport

Anti-government protesters have kicked off their three-day demonstration at Hong Kong’s international airport as demonstrations enter its tenth weekend, several hundreds of protesters handed out...

S7 Airlines Boeing 737-800 runs out of runway at Moscow’s Domodedovo Airport

On 5 August, an S7 Airlines Boeing 737-800 (VQ-BKV) operated flight S7 263 between Moscow Domodedovo, Russia and Simferopol, Ukraine. During take-off, the aircraft...

American Airlines increases international presence, makes first entrance into Africa

American Airlines unveiled its summer 2020 international schedule, which includes the following new service: Philadelphia (PHL) to Casablanca, Morocco (CMN) begins June 4 Dallas-Fort...

Lufthansa Group will expand tourist-oriented long-haul programme from Frankfurt and Munich in summer 2020

Eurowings strengthens long-haul programme at Lufthansa hubs North American campaign with connections to Las Vegas, Phoenix, Orlando, Anchorage, Seattle and Detroit New: Munich to Bangalore,...

Budapest Airport’s winter boost with Wizz Air

Budapest Airport has announced a boost in the gateway’s capacity this winter to Edinburgh and Odessa, with the confirmation of Wizz Air’s latest new...

Ostend-Bruges Airport traffic figures July 2019: +2.8%

Comparison between July 2019 en July 2018 Passengers 61,520 in July 2019 vs. 59,827 in July 2018 (+2,8%) Movements 2,549 in July 2019 vs. 2,893 in July 2018...

Wizz Air announces massive expansion in Ukraine with 7 new routes from Odessa and Lviv

Wizz Air announces today six new services from Odessa International Airport to Budapest in Hungary, Berlin Schoenefeld in Germany; Gdansk, Wroclaw and Katowice in...

easyJet responds to criticism after photo of a seat without backrest

easyJet got a lot of criticism on social media and in the British press because of a photo on Twitter showing a passenger who...