LONDON (Thomson Financial) – Ryanair Holdings, the European low-cost airline, has issued a statement calling on Air Traffic Control (ATC) to compensate passengers for flight delays, and called for competition in the EU Air Traffic Control industry …Ryanair calls for competition in Air Traffic Control, compensation – CNBC

Air fares are set to go up again, with the government announcing an over 18 per cent average increase in the prices of aviation turbine fuel (ATF), effective Saturday midnight. Airlines are preparing to increase the fuel surcharge, which is expected …Air fares set to go up by 8-10% – Business Standard

Story Tools Frequent flier Bill Slade has spent too many hours waiting in airports for a plane that came late or didn’t arrive at all. He tries to improve his odds by booking nonstop flights early in the morning. About once a month, it doesn’t work …For frequent fliers, nonstop headaches – St. Petersburg Times

The most recent University of Michigan’s American Customer Satisfaction Index reports that airlines, which scored below the IRS in customer satisfaction last year, dropped even further this year. They posted the lowest overall score among any of the …On Travel – San Francisco Gate

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Kuwait Airways A-310 aircraft bound for Kuwait made an emergency landing at the international airport here on Saturday morning 20 minutes after takeoff following a snag in one of the …Aircraft makes emergency landing

From 4,000 feet in the air, Wal-Mart on Mount Cross Road doesn’t actually look that big.Reporter gets first taste of flying as Sky-Fest kicks off

Welcome to Gadling’s feature, Plane Answers , where our resident airline pilot, Kent Wien, answers your questions about everything from takeoff to touchdown and beyond.Plane Answers: Is “Free Flight” the answer to ATC delays?

NAV CANADA is teaming up with Gatineau’s SolaCom Technologies and a U.K. company for a $50-million upgrade of the VHF radios used by airports across the country.Nav Canada conducts $50M radio upgrade with help of SolaCom

Smyrna native Rachel Gifford, Air Force Airman 1st Class, graduated from the Air Traffic Control Operations Apprentice course at Keesler Air Force Base in Biloxi, Miss.Smyrna’s Gifford passes Air Force training

Passengers sent to their destination by another flight Attributed to water pools in and around the airport VISAKHAPATNAM: An Airbus owned by Deccan was grounded as it suffered a bird hit before taking off from …Deccan aircraft grounded due to bird hit

Ryanair calls for competition in Air Traffic Control, compensationForbes, NY – May 30, 2008LONDON (Thomson Financial) – Ryanair Holdings, the European low-cost airline, has issued a statement calling on Air Traffic Control (ATC) to compensate …Ryanair calls for competition in Air Traffic Control, compensation – Forbes

Hospitality 1st (press release)Travel Industry Seeks Relief at the AirportWall Street Journal – May 30, 2008The House of Representatives passed its version of an air-traffic-control-modernization bill last year, but debate recently bogged down in the Senate amid …2007 Flight Delays Cost US $40.7 Billion Management.travelPostponed travel cost US economy $26.5B in past year, industry … Bizjournals.comAngry passengers pass up $26.5 billion in flights Beaver County TimesTallahassee.com – Sun-Sentinel.comall 496 news articlesTravel Industry Seeks Relief at the Airport – Wall Street Journal

Air Traffic Control equipment to be upgradedMalaysia Star, Malaysia – May 21, 2008By VP SUJATA PUTRAJAYA: The ageing equipment for Air Traffic Control and safety will be upgraded under a new masterplan being studied by the Department of …Selex Sistemi Delivers Air Traffic Control Radar Systems To Airports Bernamaall 2 news articlesAir Traffic Control equipment to be upgraded – Malaysia Star

Air fares set to go up by 8-10%Business Standard, India – 9 hours agoEmphasising the criticality of the situation, Gopinath said the government must now ensure that the Air Traffic Control does better, as at least 10 per cent …Air fares set to go up by 8-10% – Business Standard

Transport Canada has reclassified two incidents at Vancouver airport Tuesday that required planes to abort landings because another aircraft was on the runway.Vancouver airport incidents reclassified by authority (Vancouver Sun)

Could there be anything but a letdown after the Cavaliers’ magical run to the NBA Finals last summer? There was one misadventure after another once the Cavs convened on Cleveland Clinic Courts in Independence for training camp in October.Tales from my travails (The News-Herald)