Flight Cancellations

Server glitch results in hundreds of canceled SkyWest Airlines flights

SkyWest Airlines cancels hundreds of flights in the United States due to a glitch in an internal computer system.  ...


Southwest Airlines president: flight disruptions not caused by employee protests

Southwest Airlines president Mike Van de Ven says the recent flight disruptions were not a result of employees protesting over COVID-19 vaccine mandate.  ...


Southwest Airlines cancels over 1,000 flights in one weekend

Southwest Airlines cancels over 1,000 flights over one weekend, citing bad weather and air traffic control issues  ...


Shanghai suspends flight operations due to Typhoon Chanthu

Shanghai suspends flight and port operations due to Typhoon Chanthu....


All flights out of New Orleans Airport are cancelled for September 2, 2021

Except for potential limited Delta flights, all flights out of New Orleans Airport are canceled for September 2, 2021...


Spirit Airlines revises Q3 forecast after $50M hit from cancellations

Spirit Airlines announced a bleak revision of its third-quarter earnings following massive disruptions from flight cancellations and delays.  ...


Union strikes and shambolic negotiations: Alitalia still kicking

Two years after Alitalia declared bankruptcy and various deadlines extended, the Italian government is still negotiating a binding proposal with potential investors, including U.S. carrier Delta. The protracted talks over the rescue of the ailing national airline seem to be reaching the boiling point both among the partners working on a turnaround plan for Alitalia and the carrier’s employees. To express their frustration over the continuin...


BA + IT = Misery

It has been a day of complete misery for thousands of British Airways passengers as yet another IT glitch has caused a mass outage at check-in and departure operations at London Heathrow, London Gatwi...


British Airways IT glitch strands passengers at 3 London airports

If troubles with its pilots and repercussions from last year’s data breach incident were not enough, British Airways has just taken another hit. An IT system failure on August 7, 2019, has forced the UK’s flagship carrier to cancel and delay hundreds of flights across three London airports, stranding passengers during peak summer travel season. The problem has since been resolved, British Airways told AeroTime. ...


Russia bans passenger flights to and from Georgia starting July 8

Russian President Vladimir Putin has issued a decree temporarily banning passenger flights to and from Georgia, following unrest in the capital of its southern neighbor....