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Fewer Australians have their passports cancelled on national security grounds

The number of Australians to have had their passports cancelled on national security grounds has plummeted, possibly because the security agencies have successfully targeted many of the potential thre

Kingfisher Mumbai-based pilots go on strike second time in month

MUMBAI, India - A section of pilots of near-bankrupt Kingfisher Airlines on Saturday went on strike, second time in the month, demanding immediate payment of March salaries, leading to cancellation of

Tourists in Thailand not deterred by tsunami warning

After chaos from a tsunami warning on Wednesday, tourists have already returned to the beaches in southern destinations like Phuket, Krabi and Phangnga, with hotel cancellations running just 10-20% du

Update on Air Canada flight delays and cancellations

MONTREAL, March 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Although Air Canada ground handling employees at Toronto and Montreal international airports have returned to work following an illegal work stoppage this morni

Qantas hit by another strike, cancels flights

Qantas passengers will face major delays today as another strike hits the airline, with aircraft engineers set to walk off the job from 3pm in Sydney.

Power outage forces Delta to cancel 250 flights

Delta Airlines had to cancel 250 flights on Saturday due to the power outage at the Minneapolis-St. Paul airport, a company spokeswoman said.

January airline cancellations up sharply

NEW YORK - Flight cancellations for U.S.

DOT: Tarmac delays down, cancellations, complaints up

NEW YORK - The number of tarmac delays among scheduled flights that exceeded three hours fell sharply in July from a year ago while cancellations rose modestly, the Department of Transportation said M

558 Chinese tourists cancel bookings with Philippine Airlines

MANILA - More than 500 tourists from the Chinese mainland and Hong Kong have canceled their bookings with the Philippine Airlines (PAL), after the hostage incident took place on Monday, the airline sa

Milwaukee flooding forces flight cancellations

Due to flooding in the Milwaukee area and expected additional rain, all flights to and from General Mitchell International Airport have been cancelled through 12:00 pm. Central Daylight Time.

Spirit Airlines strike forces more flight cancellations

Spirit Airlines has once again extended its cancellation of flights by another day due to the

Spirit Airlines pilots strike, thousands stranded as all flights canceled

Spirit Airlines is canceling all of its flights through Tuesday, stranding thousands more passengers as a strike by its pilots continues into its second day.

Jamaica – cancellation numbers rise, hotels adding extra security

Jamaican hotels are adding security to reassure tourists as clashes in the capital Kingston cause visitors to cancel trips, said Wayne Cummings, the head of Jamaica’s Hotel and Tourism Association.

Randy Babbitt: FAA will not be a scapegoat over flight delays

DALLAS — The head of the Federal Aviation Administration says his agency isn't willing to be the scapegoat when airline flights are delayed.

Crisis committee set up in Greece after thousands of tourist cancellations

ATHENS, Greece — Greece has set up a crisis unit for tourism after nearly 20,000 hotel booking cancellations in Athens alone after protests against government austerity measures, an official said on

Double-whammy for UK travelers – volcanic ash cloud and BA unions

Air travellers are facing a double threat involving the latest ash plume from Iceland's volcano moving around into UK airspace, as well as a union summit to discuss strikes which could affect hundreds

New ash cloud over Europe causes hundreds of flight cancellations, delays

BRUSSELS — The Icelandic volcano with the unpronounceable name reminded the world again that it has the power to disrupt international travel — coughing out a spreading cloud of ash that delayed o

Being stuck on plane vs. canceled flight – which is worse,...

U.S. airline passengers face more flight cancellations as carriers led by Delta Air Lines Inc. and Southwest Airlines Co.

Tourism Sector Uncertain as Flights Resume Slowly

As uncertainty about the resumption of flights to and from Europe continues, Cape Town Tourism has surveyed the tourism sector to assess the effect flight cancellations are having on the local industr

Weather puts new burden on American carriers

A brutal snow storm that snarled air traffic and grounded flights along the East Coast this week also clouded the outlook for carriers that must foot the bill for stranded passengers.

US winter storms continue to cause flight delays and cancellations

More winter weather is headed to the mid-Atlantic, midwest, and northeast, bringing even more snow to the already deluged areas.

Samoa fears “second tsunami” of vacation cancellations

APIA, Samoa — Samoa's tourism industry said it fears a "second tsunami" of vacation cancellations after deadly earthquake-triggered waves wiped out some of the South Pacific country's most idyllic w

Corporate travel is in retreat, thanks to AIG

The bailed-out AIG's lavish junket has led U.S. companies to cancel $1 billion in conferences so far this year.

Alaska Airlines flights cancelled due to volcano eruption near Anchorage

Alaska Airlines said it’s cancelled 19 flights due to the eruption of the Mount Redoubt volcano near Anchorage.

Virgin Trains to work over the weekend to handle compensation claims

LONDON - Virgin Trains has drafted in extra staff this weekend to handle compensation claims following a spate of delays and cancellations caused by problems with Network Rail's infrastructure on the

European airlines say ruling undercuts safety

Airlines say a European Court of Justice ruling that stipulates passengers must be compensated for flights canceled because of technical difficulties undermines safety, the European Regional Airline A

Alaska Airlines cancels 47 flights due to severe winter weather in...

SEATTLE, WA - Alaska Airlines has canceled 47 flights today and Sunday to and from Portland, Oregon; Seattle, Washington; and Vancouver, British Columbia due to severe winter weather hitting the regio

Snow causes flight cancellations in US

Snow, ice, and rain will continues to pummel the central plains and western midwest states, spreading eastward. The heaviest snow appears likely from Iowa across the lower Great Lakes.

BA is ‘worst European airline for cancellations’

British Airways (BA) is currently the worst national carrier in Europe for cancellations, it was claimed today.

Tourists turn their backs on ‘paradise’ after double murder

Tourism on the island of Antigua has suffered a dramatic downturn since the double murder of honeymooners Ben and Catherine Mullany, according to one of the Caribbean’s leading tourist associations.