Tag: grounded flights

Unions distance self from NAHCO workers who grounded airports on Monday

Unions representing workers in the aviation industry have distanced themselves from the actions of the striking workers of the Nigeria Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) and the Nigerian Aviation Handling Company (NAHCO) who grounded airports across the country on Monday. The...

Berlin Brandenburg airport passenger flights face grounding Wednesday due to workers’ strike

Passenger flights at Brandenburg airport are facing grounding on Wednesday due to a workers' strike. The strike, which is being organized by the airport's workers' union, is in protest of what they consider to be poor working conditions and inadequate pay. The strike is set to affect both dome...

All flights across US grounded due to FAA computer system glitch

All flights across US grounded due to FAA computer system glitch

All flights across the United States have been grounded due to a computer system glitch at the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). The FAA announced that the computer system, which is responsible for managing the country's airspace, experienced an issue that resulted in a nationwide ground sto...

Three quarters of Brits fear flying on aircraft grounded for more than a month

By Edward Robertson Three quarters of the British public have expressed concerns about flying on aircraft that have been grounded for at least a month as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic. A new survey released by aviation analytics company Cirium shows that 75 per cent of Brits share these co...

Flights resumed at Dubai International Airport after reports of drone activity

Dubai International Airport flights were put on hold for almost 30-minutes today (February 15), due to reports of drone activity at the airport. According to Sky News, a spokesperson from the airport said flight suspension ‘at the world's third busiest airport’ was experienced between GMT 06.13...

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