'Tragedy' at the airport
A look at KLIA's recent full-scale emergency exercise, held as part of efforts to boost the airport's readiness to manage crisis situations. This year's drill involved more than 770 personnel from 33 government and private agencies.
Dubai airport sees pre-pandemic monthly passenger volumes by end of 2023
The airport is expecting an average of 5.6 million a month in the second half of this year.
Heathrow says passenger cap has improved operations
It says the decision has stabilised its operations, but it is still struggling with a lack of ground handlers.
Flights briefly disrupted at UK's Luton airport as heat damages runway
The airport says flights were suspended to allow for 'an essential runway repair after high surface temperatures caused a small section to lift'.
London's Heathrow airport caps departing passengers at 100,000 a day
This is part of efforts to limit traveller disruption as it struggles to cope with a rebound in demand.
Sri Lanka president hits airport standoff in escape attempt
Gotabaya Rajapaksa has promised to resign and clear the way for a 'peaceful transition of power' following widespread protests against him over the country's unprecedented economic crisis.
Pakistan orders masks on domestic flights as Covid numbers rise
Pakistan has had very few Covid cases over recent months and had done away with almost all precautions.
Passenger jet catches fire while landing at US airport
Three people were hospitalised but no deaths or serious injuries have been reported among those on board.
Canada suspends random Covid tests at airports over travel delays
Numerous aviation officials have spoken out against the tests in recent weeks, saying they have worsened wait times at airports, already hit by understaffing.
Brazil airport screens show porn movies in apparent hack
Brazil's airport operator, Infraero, says the monitors were advertising screens run by a private company, and that it has taken appropriate legal action.
London’s Heathrow reports highest passenger numbers since start of Covid
Heathrow says that inbound leisure and business travel had remained weak however due to high levels of coronavirus in the country, and testing requirements for travellers leaving the country.
MACC to question witnesses over Perak airport land sale
Perak MACC says documents have been obtained and witnesses will be called in beginning this week.