Category - United States

13
Aug

New York: La Guardia: delays due to weather

Due to WEATHER / LOW CEILINGS, departure traffic destined to La Guardia Airport, New York, NY (LGA) is currently experiencing delays averaging 1 hour and 30 minutes. http://www.fly.faa.gov/flyfaa/flyfaaindex.jsp?ARPT=EWR

5
Aug

Hawaii: Hurricane Iselle

Hurricane Iselle barreled towards Hawaii early Tuesday, with forecasters warning that the islands could face a one-two punch as Tropical Storm Julio is trailing not far behind. It is extremely rare to have such major storms in such quick succession, according toWeather Channel┬álead meteorologist Kevin Roth. He said the most recent example was in 1982 […]

18
Jul

United States – Avoid Ukraine airspace – July 18, 2014

  WASHINGTON, July 17 (Xinhua) — The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on Thursday issued a notice prohibiting American airliners from flying to the airspace over eastern Ukraine. FAA said the restricted area includes the entire Simferopol and Dnepropetrovsk flight information regions. “This action expands a prohibition of U.S. flight operations issued by the FAA […]

17
Jul

DFW: delays due to weather

Due to WEATHER / THUNDERSTORMS and WEATHER / THUNDERSTORMS, there is a Traffic Management Program in effect for traffic arriving Dallas/Ft Worth International Airport, Dallas-Ft Worth, TX (DFW). This is causing some arriving flights to be delayed an average of 3 hours and 48 minutes. http://www.fly.faa.gov/flyfaa/flyfaaindex.jsp?ARPT=DFW

7
May

Central USA: storms

Menacing Storm Outbreak Set to Begin Across Central US Wednesday Portions of the Plains will be at risk of severe weather on Wednesday, the first of a two-day severe weather event across the region. Following a dry start to the day, thunderstorms are forecast to develop late on Wednesday afternoon and become more widespread heading […]

30
Apr

Indianapolis and Chicago: bad weather

Bad weather forces as many as four emergency landing at the Indianapolis International Airport and 13 flights were diverted from Chicago on Tuesday. The runways were substantially busy on Tuesday to handle the emergency landing of two passenger airplanes, one private Leer jet and a military plane. The first landing involved was a regional carrier […]