Category - United States

23
May

USA: JFK, LGA, delays due to weather

Due to WEATHER / THUNDERSTORMS, there is a Traffic Management Program in effect for traffic arriving La Guardia Airport, New York, NY (LGA). This is causing some arriving flights to be delayed an average of 2 hours and 24 minutes. General Departure Delays: Due to TM Initiatives:SWAP:WX, traffic is experiencing Gate Hold and Taxi delays […]

14
May

Alaska: float plane collision: 5 dead, 1 missing

Two sightseeing planes collided Monday afternoon off the coast of Alaska, leaving five people dead and one unaccounted for, according to Princess Cruises. All 14 passengers on the two planes came from the cruise ship Royal Princess, which was on a seven-day trip from Vancouver, B.C., to Anchorage. “We are deeply saddened to report this […]

10
Apr

Denver: Storm – DEN cancelled flights

There were more than 100 delays and several cancellations at Denver International Airport on Tuesday morning. Dense fog was blamed for the flight disruptions. There were a total of 95 departure delays and 80 arrival delays due to the morning fog. https://denver.cbslocal.com/tag/flight-cancellations/

21
Mar

San Francisco Intl Airport: runway closure Sep 7-27 2019 for repair

San Francisco International Airport (SFO) is to close Runway 28L for 20 days in September to construct a new base layer below the runway surface. The closure will begin on Saturday, 7 September, 2019, and is expected to reopen on Friday, 27 September, 2019. Airport chiefs said there is likely to be delays and cancellations […]

14
Mar

Central USA: Blizzard

A monster winter storm that slammed the Rockies and central Plains contributed to the deaths of a Colorado State Patrol corporal and a Texas lineman on Wednesday, officials report. The ‘bomb cyclone’ packed blizzard conditions, hurricane-force wind gusts, and hazardous travel. The storm turned deadly when a Colorado State Patrol corporal was struck and killed […]

13
Mar

Denver: Winter Storm

A late-winter blizzard is expected to clobber the U.S. Central Plains states Wednesday with up to two feet of snow and fierce winds and bring floods in the Upper Midwest, the National Weather Service said. Authorities issued alerts and shut down schools and government offices across Denver and other mountain and plains communities. Blizzard conditions […]