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Belgian ATC Failure Causes More Flight Disruption

July 19, 2018

Belgian ATC Failure Causes More Flight Disruption

European flights faced a second day of disruption on Thursday as a flight data processing fault in Brussels caused the closure of much of Belgium’s airspace.


BA’s Heathrow Flights Returning To Normal

July 19, 2018

BA’s Heathrow Flights Returning To Normal

Flights at London’s Heathrow Airport were returning to normal, but with some delays, on Thursday morning after a double whammy of incidents caused delays and cancellations on Wednesday.


Ryanair Pilot Strike Causes More Flight Cancellations

July 17, 2018

Ryanair Pilot Strike Causes More Flight Cancellations

Ryanair has cancelled 24 flights for Friday as some of its Ireland-based pilots strike for a second 24-hour period.


Air France, KLM Merge JVs With China Southern, Xiamen

July 16, 2018

Air France, KLM Merge JVs With China Southern, Xiamen

Air France, KLM, China Southern and Xiamen Airlines announced that they will merge their two existing agreements to create a single joint venture.


ANA Announces More Flight Cancellations

July 12, 2018

ANA Announces More Flight Cancellations

Japan’s All Nippon Airways has announced the cancellation of a further 330 domestic flights as it continues the inspection of engines on some of its Boeing 787 aircraft.



Ryanair Pilots Announce Two Further Strike Days

July 12, 2018

Ryanair Pilots Announce Two Further Strike Days

Ryanair pilots based in Ireland have given notice of two more one-day strikes, as their first ever strike ended on Thursday evening.


Singapore Air Confirms LAX Non-stop Dates

July 11, 2018

Singapore Air Confirms LAX Non-stop Dates

Singapore Airlines will launch non-stop flights between Singapore and Los Angeles in November using ultra-long-range Airbus A350-900ULRs.


Porter Airlines Introduces 'Basic' Economy Fares

July 11, 2018

Porter Airlines Introduces 'Basic' Economy Fares

Canadian regional carrier Porter Airlines is introducing a new entry-level fare class, with many service options available at additional cost.


ANA Cancels Additional 176 Flights, More To Come

July 9, 2018

ANA Cancels Additional 176 Flights, More To Come

All Nippon Airways has cancelled 176 additional domestic flights as it continues inspections of Rolls-Royce engines powering some of its Boeing 787 Dreamliner fleet.


Ryanair’s Irish Pilots Vote To Strike

July 3, 2018

Ryanair’s Irish Pilots Vote To Strike

Irish pilots’ union IALPA has given Ryanair notice of a strike this month after a ballot of its members voted overwhelmingly to approve industrial action.