Airport operation

Villagers sit on a truck during an evacuation following the eruption of Mount Agung, seen in the background, in Karangasem, Indonesia, Sunday, Nov. 26, 2017. The volcano on the Indonesian island of Bali has rumbled into life with a series of eruptions that temporarily disrupted some international flights to the popular tourist destination and dusted nearby resorts and villages with a thin layer of ash. (AP Photo/Firdia Lisnawati)
November 26, 2017 - 10:05 pm
KARANGASEM, Indonesia (AP) — The Latest on a rumbling volcano on the Indonesian tourist island of Bali (all times local): 9:50 a.m. Video released by Indonesia's disaster mitigation agency shows water and volcanic debris flowing down the slopes of the ash-spewing Mount Agung on Bali as rain falls...
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FILE - This Dec. 11, 2015 file photo shows the Geneva airport in Geneva, Switzerland. A Geneva airport spokesman says a runaway 7-year-old girl slipped through security checks and onto a plane without a boarding pass before being spotted by a crew member and handed over to police Sunday Oct 29, 2017. (Salvatore Di Nolfi/Keystone via AP,file)
November 01, 2017 - 6:43 pm
GENEVA (AP) — A runaway 7-year-old girl slipped through security checks at Geneva's airport and onto a plane without a ticket before being spotted by a crew member and handed over to police, officials said Wednesday. Acknowledging an "eminently regrettable" incident that could have ended badly,...
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The air traffic control tower is in sight as a plane takes off from San Francisco International Airport, Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017, in San Francisco. The Federal Aviation Authority is investigating why an Air Canada plane ignored repeated orders by an air traffic controller at the airport to abort a landing on Sunday, Oct. 22. The incident comes three months after another Air Canada plane nearly landed on a crowded taxiway at the airport. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
October 24, 2017 - 9:02 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Six times the control tower at San Francisco International Airport ordered an incoming Air Canada plane to abort its landing, fearing another plane might be on the runway. Each time, the order went unanswered. Finally, air traffic controllers Sunday night took out an emergency...
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In this Friday, Oct. 6, 2017, Country music fan Julie Hart and her boyfriend Mark Gay pose for a photo as they recount fleeing from the shooting at the Route 91 Harvest festival Sunday, Oct. 1, in Las Vegas, at her family home in Anaheim Hills, Calif. Hart and Gay rushed out onto the airport fence, running with a group of people across the runways towards the terminals on the other side of McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas, as they realized they were being riddled with bullets. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
October 09, 2017 - 3:02 am
LAS VEGAS (AP) — As bullets began flying into a crowd of country music fans, a pack of 300-plus people ran about a mile to the Las Vegas airport, where they kicked down chain-link fences, hobbled over razor wire and were briefly mistaken by security officials for being attackers instead of shooting...
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A sanitation employee, foreground, helps homeless people with their possessions, as they perform a homeless sweep in New Orleans, in advance of approaching Hurricane Nate, Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
October 07, 2017 - 9:44 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Nate (all times local): 8:45 p.m. New Orleans' mayor is lifting a curfew as Hurricane Nate passes by and appears to spare the city known for its all-night partying. Mayor Mitch Landrieu said Saturday night that he lifted the curfew because the National...
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In this image provided by Simon Stirrat, Monarch Airlines passengers are directed to the airline desk at London's Gatwick Airport, Monday, Oct. 2, 2017. Troubled British carrier Monarch Airlines has suspended flights after failing to resolve its financial woes. The airline, the country's fifth largest, stopped trading on Monday, warning travelers it had ceased operations. (Simon Stirrat via AP)
October 02, 2017 - 5:42 am
LONDON (AP) — British authorities are scrambling to bring home 110,000 travelers after Monarch Airlines collapsed Monday, cancelling all flights by what had been Britain's fifth biggest carrier. The Civil Aviation Authority said it has leased 30 aircraft to transport Monarch customers scattered...
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FILE - In this Wednesday, May 13, 2015 file photo, passengers disembark a Ryanair plane, at the Marseille Provence airport, in Marignane, southern France. Budget airline Ryanair is reducing its fleet and cancelling thousands of more flights as it struggles to overcome a pilot scheduling crisis. (AP Photo/Claude Paris, FIle)
September 29, 2017 - 1:14 pm
LONDON (AP) — Ryanair caved in to pressure from regulators Friday and issued a statement telling passengers about their right to compensation for the thousands of flights that it has cancelled. The move came as the budget airline faced the threat of legal action over the allegedly misleading...
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A Kurdish flag hangs in the Irbil International Airport, in Iraq, Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017. Iraq's prime minister ordered the country's Kurdish region to hand over control of its airports to federal authorities or face a flight ban, a response to the Kurdish independence referendum. (AP Photo/Khalid Mohammed)
September 29, 2017 - 9:35 am
IRBIL, Iraq (AP) — The Latest on developments in Iraq (all times local): 4:45 p.m. Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi says the flight ban set to go into effect this evening is not intended to "starve" the Kurdish people. Al-Abadi says "central government control of air and land ports in the...
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An international NGO worker queues to check in at the Irbil International Airport, in Iraq, Friday, Sept. 29, 2017. Many travelers boarded the last flights out of the cities of Irbil and Sulaymaniyah as an Iraqi government order to halt all international flights in Kurdish territory was set to kick in on Friday. (AP Photo/Bram Janssen)
September 29, 2017 - 8:29 am
IRBIL, Iraq (AP) — Hundreds of passengers lined up in the hours before an Iraqi government order that international airlines halt all flights in and out of the cities of Irbil and Sulaimaniyah in Kurdish territory kicks in Friday. Airport officials speaking on condition of anonymity in line with...
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September 28, 2017 - 9:07 am
MADRID (AP) — Authorities say passengers at airports around the world have suffered some delays because of a problem with check-in systems. The Spain-based company Amadeus, which provides software to airports, airlines and the tourism industry, confirmed Thursday that a network issue caused...
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