BREAKING Aeroflot staff started to receive conscription notices after President Putin ordered a military mobilisation

Russian employees at airlines and airports have started to receive conscription notices after President Vladimir Putin ordered a partial military mobilisation, the Kommersant newspaper reported on Friday citing sources. Employees of at least five airlines, including Russian top carrier Aeroflot, and staff at more than 10 airports received notices within a day of Putin ordering…

A Ryanair’s flight from Manchester made an emergency landing after a man flashed co-passengers before peeing on seat

After an intoxicated man reportedly urinated on an aircraft seat, a Ryanair flight had to reroute and make an emergency landing. Some of the “disruptive” passengers, including the drunk man, were then forcibly removed from the aircraft where they were arrested by local law enforcement officers. The Ryanair flight then resumed its onward journey from…

Schiphol CEO resigns over Amsterdam airport chaos

Amsterdam’s Schiphol airport chief executive Dick Benschop announced his resignation on Thursday following months of chaos at one of Europe’s largest transport hubs, plagued by long queues and baggage handling issues. The troubles at Schiphol were among the worst in a summer where the global aviation industry struggled to cope with a surge in travel…