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Flights resume after strike at Kenya's main airport grounds thousands of passengers

Flights resume after strike at Kenya's main airport grounds thousands of passengers

Thousands of air passengers were stranded in Kenya on Wednesday after a strike by aviation workers at the main Nairobi airport led to the cancellation and delay of scores of flights and the use of riot police to break up the industrial action.

Qatar Airways to increase flights to South Africa from July

Qatar Airways to increase flights to South Africa from July

Qatar Airways will be increasing the number of weekly flights on its popular routes to South Africa from July 2019.

Thousands stranded in Bangkok as flights affected by India-Pak tensions

Thousands stranded in Bangkok as flights affected by India-Pak tensions

Thousands of travellers were stranded in Bangkok on Thursday when Thai Airways International cancelled more than a dozen flights to and from Europe after Pakistan closed its airspace ...

All commercial flights from Qatar to Pakistan suspended: CAA

All commercial flights from Qatar to Pakistan suspended: CAA

The Qatar Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) on Wednesday announced the suspension of all commercial flights from Qatar to Pakistan.

Germania airline goes bust and cancels all flights

Germania airline goes bust and cancels all flights

German holiday airline Germania collapsed on Tuesday after it failed to secure financing to meet a short-term cash squeeze and said it would cancel all flights immediately.

More than 50 flights cancelled as staff strike at Hamburg Airport

More than 50 flights cancelled as staff strike at Hamburg Airport

More than 50 flights were cancelled at Hamburg Airport on Monday after ground staff launched a last-minute, full-day strike.

German airports strike slashes 600 flights

German airports strike slashes 600 flights

Almost 640 flights were cancelled in Germany Thursday as security staff went on strike at three airports, meaning disruption for around 100,000 passengers.

Two arrests over London airport drone chaos as flights resume

Two arrests over London airport drone chaos as flights resume

Two people were arrested in connection with the ‘criminal use of drones’ at London Gatwick Airport, police said Saturday, after three days of disruption affected tens of thousands of passengers ...

Qatar Airways flights cancelled; diverted to London Heathrow

Qatar Airways flights cancelled; diverted to London Heathrow

A travel alert issued by Qatar Airways on Thursday said: "Gatwick Airport has been closed temporarily due to local drone activity.

British Airways announces return to Pakistan after a decade

British Airways announces return to Pakistan after a decade

British Airways will resume flights to Pakistan next summer, the carrier announced yesterday, in a major vote of confidence from a Western airline a decade after suspending operations due to security fears.

Qatar Airways to launch flights to Valletta, Malta

Qatar Airways to launch flights to Valletta, Malta

Qatar Airways announced that it will launch direct services to Valletta, Malta, starting 4 June 2019, marking the airline's first gateway to Malta and the latest addition to its rapidly-expanding European network.

130 flights cancelled on fifth day of Brussels airport strike

130 flights cancelled on fifth day of Brussels airport strike

A baggage handlers strike at Brussels international airport forced the cancellation of 130 out of 630 flights scheduled for Monday, the fifth day of the dispute, an official said.