The UK have announced a ban on laptops and other electronic devices on passenger flights from Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan, Egypt, Tunisia and Saudi Arabia.The ban applies to any device, including mobiles and smart phones, larger than 16cm long, 9.3cm wide or 1.5cm deep.
French ATC have announced strike action from 6 to 10 March 2017, with many passengers likely to be affected.
Eurocontrol in Brussels says the Brest and Bordeaux control centres will be affected from 5am on Monday until 7pm on Friday, with the action in the south of France running from 5am on Tuesday until 5am on Friday.
There will be no trains running in or out of Liverpool Lime Street after a wall collapsed onto the track at approximately 5.45pm on Tuesday evening.
British Airways cabin crew have announced seven days of strike action in the long-running dispute over pay.
Union members of its mixed fleet crew will walk out on March 3 to March 9. The latest strike announcement follows a four-day stoppage, which ended Saturday. BA said once contingency plans had been finalised it would publish more details next week. Unite said it was clear BA could "afford" to settle the dispute after its parent company, IAG, announced annual pre-tax profit of £2bn last week.
On Sunday 12th February, hundreds of passengers were temporarily evacuated from Hamburg airport, with more than 50 people were injured and air traffic was halted for more than an hour on Sunday afternoon after an irritant gas was circulated around Hamburg airport via its air-conditioning system.
On Friday 27th January, US President Donald Trump signed an executive order banning citizens from Libya, Iran, Iraq, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen from entering the US for at least the next 90 days.
Travellers flying with British Airways over the Christmas and New Year period will likely face severe disruption thanks to cabin crew overwhelmingly voting to strike.
British Airways has announced a new partnership with Marks & Spencer which will debut on flights from 11 January 2016. The new ‘M&S on board’ menu will be introduced on all short haul flights to and from London Heathrow and London Gatwick.
A chartered flight carrying 81 passengers and crew from Bolivia to the Colombian city of Medellin crashed shortly before midnight local time on Monday 28th November.