Spain: Storm Gloria kills 4, disrupts travel
A storm raging through much of eastern Spain has claimed at least four lives, with strong winds and record waves causing many public services to close. Alicante Airport has also been shut, disrupting over 200 flights.
Coronavirus: Screening begins at airports as fear of infection heightens
Officials confirmed that the new mystery virus can spread between humans and said 15 medical staff have now been infected, stoking fears about an international pandemic and prompting airport authorities around the world to step up screening of travelers arriving from China.
Malaysia detains Cambodian opposition leader Mu Sochua
The deputy head of the opposition was stopped by immigration officials at Kuala Lumpur airport. Tensions in Cambodia are on the rise after opposition leader Sam Rainsy vowed to return after four years in political exile.
China open Beijing's Daxing Airport with world's biggest terminal
Beijing's Daxing International Airport is designed to handle 100 million passengers a year. Located in the capital's south side, it was built in less than five years at a cost of 120 billion yuan ($17 billion).
Russian plane disaster leaves several dead at Moscow airport
Dozens of people are dead after a Russian passenger plane made an emergency landing and erupted in a huge ball of fire and smoke at Moscow's busiest airport on Sunday.
Paris airport evacuated after two men with fake guns spark panic
French authorities evacuated passengers from international Terminal 2 at Charles de Gaulle airport after two people brandished dummy guns. The pair were arrested and flights resumed.
Nigeria govt. review repair of Abuja Airport runway to N6.5bn
Nigeria govt. review repair of Abuja Airport runway to N6.5bn.
Nigerian govt. approves N1.654bn for completion of control tower six Airports
Nigerian govt. approves N1.654bn for completion of control tower six Airports.