About 1,000 US flights have been canceled due to winter weather

About 1,000 US flights have been canceled due to winter weather

Editor’s Note: Sign up for Unlocking the World, CNN Travel’s weekly newsletter. Get news about destinations opening up, inspiration for future adventures, plus the latest on aviation, food and drink, where to stay and other travel developments. CNN — In the US, nearly 1,000 Monday flights were canceled as winter weather swept through the center … Read more

Flybe flights canceled after UK airline ceases trading

Flybe flights canceled after UK airline ceases trading

London CNN — British airline Flybe has “suspended trading” and canceled all scheduled flights, the company and the British Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) said on Saturday. “Flybe, which operated scheduled services from Belfast City, Birmingham and Heathrow to airports in the UK and to Amsterdam and Geneva, has ceased trading,” the CAA said in a … Read more

Boeing is making a big loss

Boeing is making a big loss

New York CNN — Boeing reported a $650 million operating loss in the fourth quarter, surprising Wall Street analysts who had expected the aircraft giant to turn a profit. The company blames the unexpected loss on “abnormal production costs” as it both tried to meet the remaining backlog of 737 Max jets and ramped up … Read more

Republican legislator indicates Congress will investigate violation of TSA no-fly list

Republican legislator indicates Congress will investigate violation of TSA no-fly list

CNN — A Republican congressman who serves on the House Homeland Security Committee said Congress “will come for answers” after a hacker revealed the Transportation Security Administration’s no-fly list of known or suspected terrorists was accessible on an unsecured computer server . “The entire US no-fly list – with more than 1.5 million entries – … Read more

France strikes: Workers walk out in mass protests against plans to raise retirement age

France strikes: Workers walk out in mass protests against plans to raise retirement age

Paris/London CNN — Strikes disrupted train services, flights, schools and businesses in France on Thursday as more than a million people protested the government’s plans to raise the retirement age for most workers. Protests in major French cities, including Paris, Marseille, Toulouse, Nantes and Nice, mobilized many transport services come to a standstill. The Eiffel … Read more

Brovary, Ukraine: Helicopter crash kills 18, including Ukrainian interior minister

Brovary, Ukraine: Helicopter crash kills 18, including Ukrainian interior minister

CNN — A helicopter crash near a kindergarten in the Kyiv region has killed at least 18 people, including the entire team of Ukrainian Interior Ministry leaders, officials said. At least 29 others were injured in the incident in the town of Brovary, on the outskirts of Ukraine’s capital, on Wednesday, according to Oleksiy Kuleba, … Read more