Showing posts with label airport. Show all posts
Showing posts with label airport. Show all posts

Friday, June 29, 2018

Bali's international airport closed after Mount Agung spews volcanic ash

Mount Agung
The Ngurah Rai International airport on the island of Bali was closed early Friday, after the Agung volcano erupted, emitting an ash cloud around 2,000 meters high, an epa journalist reports.

Monday, February 12, 2018

L'aéroport de Londres-City encore fermé lundi soir, sa réouverture prévue mardi matin

L'aéroport de Londres-City encore fermé lundi soir
L'aéroport de Londres-City, le plus proche du centre de la capitale britannique, reste fermé encore toute la journée de lundi après la découverte d'une bombe datant de la Seconde Guerre mondiale. L'engin explosif, intact, a été reperé non loin, dans la Tamise, tôt dimanche matin.

Monday, December 11, 2017

Snow in Europe triggers transport chaos

Snow in Europe
Heavy snow blanketing northern Europe has caused many flight cancellations and delays at Schiphol airport in the Netherlands and Brussels airport.

Saturday, December 02, 2017

Over 70 flights detained at Moscow airports due to snowfall

Moscow airports snowfall
More than 70 flights were detained at Moscow airports on Friday due to snowfall, according to the Yandex schedule service.

Monday, November 27, 2017

Indonesia Orders Immediate Evacuation as Highest Alert Issued for Bali Volcano

Mount Agung
Indonesia closed the airport on the tourist island of Bali on Monday and ordered 100,000 residents living near a glowing volcano spewing columns of ash to evacuate immediately, warning that the first major eruption in 54 years could be “imminent”.

Saturday, July 01, 2017

Torrential rains: More Than 300 Flights Delayed, 35 Flights Cancelled at Moscow Airports

More than 300 flights have been delayed and another 35 flights have been cancelled at Moscow airports, the online arrivals and departures board of covering Domodedovo, Sheremetyevo and Vnukovo airports said.

Saturday, March 18, 2017

Saturday, December 24, 2016

Over 100,000 displaced, airport closed as flood hits Indonesia

Flooding in West Nusa Tenggara province of central Indonesia has forced evacuation of more than 100,000 people and closure of a main airport, disaster agency officials said on Saturday.

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Nearly hundred flights cancelled at Moscow airports due to snow storm and freezing rain

About 100 flights have been cancelled and more than 20 others delayed at Moscow airports on Thursday due to bad weather conditions, according to the Yandex.ru website.

Friday, October 07, 2016

EU welcomes landmark int'l agreement to curb aviation emissions

The European Commission, or the executive body of the European Union, said on Friday it welcomes a new multilateral deal reached by the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) to reduce international aviation emissions.

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Brazil privatizing 4 airports, 2 ports in economic recovery effort

Brazilian President Michel Temer announced the privatization of four airports and two port terminals as part of efforts to revive a struggling economy in which 12 million people are unemployed.

Friday, June 03, 2016

Greece to privatize 71.000 state assets , intends to gain from deals 6 billion euros until 2018

In the framework of the program of overcoming the economic crisis, the Greek government is finalizing the publication of the catalog of state property, which will be offered for sale.

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Cuba to deploy 9,000 troops to prevent Zika virus

Cuban President Raul Castro on Monday called on his people to help prevent the entry of the Zika virus in the island while dispatching 9,000 troops to strengthen vector control and sanitation efforts.

Wednesday, December 02, 2015

Heavy rain floods India's Chennai

Another bout of torrential rain has brought disruption to the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu, including India’s fourth largest city, Chennai.

Wednesday, September 09, 2015

Dust storm causes flight cancellations in Cyprus

Thick desert dust affecting Cyprus for a second day forced the cancellation of landings at Larnaca airport on the southeastern shores of the island, an official said on Tuesday.

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Greece approves deal for German firm to run 14 regional airports

The Greek government Tuesday approved a 1.23 billion euro ($1.36 billion) deal for Germany's Fraport-Slentel consortium to run 14 regional airports, publishing the decision in its official gazette.

Friday, May 08, 2015

Four injured in ceiling collapse at Istanbul airport

Four people were injured on May 8 when the ceiling collapsed at part of the domestic terminal of Istanbul's Ataturk airport, Turkish media reports said.

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Egypt dust storm forces Cairo, Alexandria airports to suspend landings

Egypt's two main airports have suspended landings due to a dust storm which forced two planes to make emergency landings in Cairo, the head of the state civil aviation company said on Tuesday.

Friday, October 31, 2014

China approves new railway in Tibet

China has approved construction of a railway linking Lhasa, capital of the Tibet Autonomous Region to Nyingchi in its east, local authorities said Friday.

According to the plan approved by the National Development and Reform Commission, the Lhasa to Nyingchi section of the Sichuan-Tibet railway runs 402 km from Nyingchi to Xierong, a stop on the Lhasa-Xigaze line.

The 32-km section from Xierong to Lhasa will be electrified.

Monday, September 22, 2014

Night flight operations in N. Philippine airport halted due to typhoon damage

Night flight operations in an international airport in northern Philippines have been suspended after its runway was partly damaged by tropical storm Fung-Wong (local name Mario), the state aviation agency said Monday.

The Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) said that it has informed the airline operators that arrival and departure of their aircraft were temporarily halted from sunset to sunrise at the Laoag International Airport in Ilocos Norte province.

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