Airport operation

FILE--In this Oct. 24, 2017, file photo, the air traffic control tower is in sight as a plane takes off from San Francisco International Airport in San Francisco. An Aeromexico passenger jet was ordered to abort a landing at San Francisco International Airport Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, as it descended toward a runway occupied by another commercial jet, the third close call at the busy airport in six months. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, file)
January 11, 2018 - 8:00 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — An Aeromexico passenger jet was ordered to abort a landing at San Francisco International Airport as it descended toward a runway occupied by another commercial jet, the third close call at the busy airport in six months, officials said Thursday. Aeromexico Flight 668 from...
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January 09, 2018 - 8:21 am
BERLIN (AP) — The Cologne-Bonn airport in western Germany suspended landings for about three hours on Tuesday to repair minor damage to the runway. A footprint-sized hole in the asphalt was discovered Tuesday morning. Landings were suspended, although a limited numbers of takeoffs were possible...
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Icicles form on the tritons in the Forsyth Park Fountain Tuesday morning, Jan. 2, 2018, in Savannah, Ga. Savannah is shivering through a rare bout with icy weather, with the National Weather Service predicting that up to 2 inches of snow and sleet could fall Wednesday on the typically balmy coastal city. (Steve Bisson/Savannah Morning News via AP)
January 03, 2018 - 9:00 pm
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — The Latest on winter weather: (all times local): 8:45 p.m. Mississippi's largest city says record cold is breaking water mains, leaving some customers with little or no water flow. Jackson city spokeswoman Kai Williams said Wednesday that the city knew of 37 separate water main...
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January 03, 2018 - 4:29 pm
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on snow, sleet and freezing rain in eastern South Carolina (all times local): 4:10 p.m. Officials say parts of coastal South Carolina have seen one of their top five snowfalls since records have been kept. The National Weather Service reports 3 inches (8...
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Alexis Canete rests on his luggage as he waits in the Delta ticket line to get back home to Cuba from his visit to Tennessee on Monday Dec. 18, 2017 at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport in Atlanta, the day after a massive power outage brought operations to halt. Power was restored at the world's busiest airport after a massive outage Sunday afternoon that left planes and passengers stranded for hours, forced airlines to cancel more than 1,100 flights and created a logistical nightmare during the already-busy holiday travel season. (John Spink/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)
December 19, 2017 - 1:10 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — The Latest on the power outage at Atlanta's airport (all times local): 1:15 p.m. School officials say the power outage that struck Atlanta's airport has caused a Georgia college basketball team to miss a tournament now underway in Puerto Rico. Kennesaw State University says Sunday's...
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December 19, 2017 - 10:23 am
LOUISBURG, N.C. (AP) — The manager of a North Carolina airport has died from injuries he suffered in a weekend plane crash. Franklin County Clerk Kristen King said Monday that Steven Merritt of Cary has died from his injuries. The plane Merritt was flying Saturday afternoon crashed into a field...
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In this photo taken on Dec. 7, 2017, a naval officer looks up at the White ensign flag flying at the stern of the navy's new flag ship the aircraft carrier "HMS Queen Elizabeth" which was commissioned into the Royal navy, in Portsmouth. The British navy’s newest and most expensive aircraft carrier needs repairs after a faulty shaft seal was identified during sea trials, it was reported on Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2017. (Richard Pohle Pool Photo via AP)
December 19, 2017 - 5:50 am
LONDON (AP) — The British navy's newest and most expensive aircraft carrier needs repairs after a faulty shaft seal was identified during sea trials. Officials say the HMS Queen Elizabeth, which cost roughly 3 billion pounds ($4 billion) to build, will be "scheduled for repair" at Portsmouth...
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Travelers move through a security check-in line at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport in Atlanta, Monday, Dec. 18, 2017. While power was restored to the world's busiest airport early Monday, the travel woes will linger for days for the thousands of people stranded at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International, where more than 1,000 flights were grounded just days before the start of the Christmas travel rush. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
December 18, 2017 - 3:53 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — The Latest on a power outage at the Atlanta airport (all times local): 1:10 p.m. Georgia Power's top executive apologized for the power outage that crippled Atlanta's airport, saying he realized that it inconvenienced thousands of people. CEO Paul Bowers said in a phone interview...
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December 17, 2017 - 2:50 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Airport authorities say power outage at Atlanta's international airport causes FAA to suspend outgoing flights.
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Authorities help a family evacuate from their home after heavy rainfall in the village of Hasan, about 25 kilometers (15 miles) north of Tirana, Friday, Dec. 1, 2017. At least one person has died during heavy rainfall that flooded many parts of Albania, paralyzing its ports and causing flights from its only international airport to be suspended, authorities said Friday. (AP Photo/Hektor Pustina)
December 01, 2017 - 8:00 am
TIRANA, Albania (AP) — At least one person has died during heavy rainfall that flooded many parts of Albania, paralyzing its ports and causing flights from its only international airport to be suspended, authorities said Friday. Three other people were injured and 18 houses were destroyed in...
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