Turkmenistan Airlines routes to the UK have been suspended to the UK in a decision enacted with immediate effect. The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has taken away the firm’s right to operate across the European Union, including from terminals in Birmingham and London’s Heathrow. The UK’s Civil Aviation Authority told how its chartered routes […]
Thousands of flights CANCELLED as snow brings chaos to Chicago – the US airports affected
More than 1,000 flights have been cancelled at Chicago’s largest airports today, due to heavy snowfall in the US city. According to the National Weather Service, a snowstorm has seen 3.1 inches of snow fall at O’Hare, and 2.9 inches at Midway, as of 10.30am on Monday. By 2pm today, O’Hare Airport is reported to […]
Norovirus outbreak: 500 people affected by Royal Caribbean sickness – compensation latest
Cruises are notorious for the quick spread of illness and passengers on board the Royal Caribbean’s Oasis of the Seas are the latest casualties of winter vomiting bug norovirus. Cruisers first started feeling sick when the cruise ship departed from Port Canaveral in Florida, USA last Sunday. It was due to sail for a week […]
Ryanair strike AGAIN tomorrow – is your flight affected by staff walk out?
Ryanair faces serious disruption when staff strike tomorrow, January 8. Those working for the budget airline in Spain will stage a walk out, as previously announced, and carry through with their plans. It will be the first of three stints of scheduled planned industrial action, with similar strikes penned in for January 10 and 13. Each will last […]
More than 500,000 people downloaded games on the Google Play Store that were infected with nasty malware — here are the 13 apps affected (GOOG, GOOGL)
Antonio Villas-Boas/Business Insider Google has removed several games from its Play Store for containing malware. The games, which were all driving simulators, required users to download an extra app that could then gain full network access to a user’s device. If you’ve downloaded one of the apps, your best bet is to factory reset your […]
Copa Libertadores may be OFF as Boca bus pelted with missiles, players affected by tear gas (VIDEO)
The Boca Juniors team bus been pelted with missiles and affected by police tear gas by fans of rivals River Plate ahead of the two teams’ Copa Libertadores final in Buenos Aires, triggering fears the game may not be played at all. READ MORE: 50,000 Boca Juniors fans pack stands for TRAINING ahead of Copa […]
New Brunswick joins provinces affected by E. coli linked to romaine lettuce
The E. coli strain currently suspected of making people sick in both Canada and the U.S. is the same that caused a similar outbreak last year, prompting questions about why regulators aren’t issuing a mandatory recall.
I tried smiling at everyone all day — here’s how it affected my outlook on life
Sjale / Shutterstock Scientific research suggests smiling can boost your mood. It might not even have to be genuine to have an impact on how you feel. I tried smiling all day to see if I felt any more optimistic. Fake smiles might help with a stressful situation, but otherwise, I wasn’t convinced. To get […]
Irish airspace CLOSED due to major air traffic 'failure' – are your flights affected?
Flights in and out of major Irish airports have been temporarily suspended after Irish airspace experienced issues with air traffic. A radar in the west of Ireland has caused the problem, with airport chiefs reporting “zero flow rate” in Irish airspace Both Shannon and Cork airports have suspended all flights until the radar is fully […]
Ryanair cancels 250 flights amid European strike action – FULL LIST of areas affected
Ryanair passengers across Europe face travel disruption today as 250 flights are cancelled. The airline cancelled the flights in advance after union strike action was confirmed by several countries. These latest strikes come after a summer of disruption due to strike action for the airline. Unions want staff to be given contracts in the countries […]