Tag Archives: US Airways

27May/17

Passengers left in confusion as BA cancels flights after global IT outage

HEATHROW AIRPORT, LONDON, ENGLAND, UNITED KINGDOM (MAY 27, 2017) (REUTERS) – British Airways has cancelled all its flights from London’s two biggest airports until Saturday (May 27) evening after a global computer system outage caused confusion and chaos.
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14Apr/17

Man stung by scorpion on United Airlines flight

A man says he was stung by a scorpion that fell out of the overhead bin on a United Airlines flight from Houston to Calgary.
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11Dec/16

Qantas to fly non-stop from Australia’s Perth to London

Australia’s national carrier Qantas Airways will launch the first regular passenger flight directly linking Australia and Europe.

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08Aug/16

Passengers react as Delta Air Lines “grounded due to a system outage nationwide”

Passengers react as Delta Air Lines hit by computer outage with flights being delayed worldwide.

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20Oct/15

Zambia to revamp flagging aviation industry

Zambia’s national airline disbanded several years ago and now there is talk of its return by 2016. Officials say they are planning to revive the once lucrative aviation industry. Flying students like Chisomo Daka, a young pilot say they are hoping a new national carrier will offer them the chance to build careers as aviators.

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17Oct/15

US Airways brand is no more

American Airlines retires its US Airways brand.

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09Sep/15

British Airways plane catches fire in Las Vegas, two minor injuries

British Airways flight 2276 bound for London Gatwick caught on fire after an aborted take off.

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16Aug/15

More than 400 flights canceled on U.S. East Coast due to flight tracking system problem in Washington, D.C.

More than 400 flights were canceled at airports along the U.S. East Coast on Saturday due to a problem with a flight-tracking system in the Washington, D.C. area

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10Jul/15

Flight attendants hit the runway for ‘high’ fashion in Russia

Flights attendants hit the runway of a Moscow airport in a display of ‘high’ fashion as they show off their work uniforms ahead of Flight Attendant Day, marked on July 12 in Russia.

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30Apr/15

Apple iPad app glitch delays American Airlines flights

U.S. (Next Media) – A glitch with the iPads used by American Airlines pilots for their flight plans recently delayed dozens of flights over a period of two days.
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