Posts Tagged ‘airport’

Climate Protesters Bring Berlin Airport Traffic to a Standstill by Gluing Themselves to Runway

Berlin Brandenburg airport was briefly shut down on Thursday after a group of climate demonstrators broke in and glued themselves to the runway in protest over greenhouse gas emissions. The airport was forced to close its runways for takeoff and landing for nearly two hours after protesters from the Letzte Generation (Last Generation) environmental group broke onto the site and […]

Iranian Who Inspired Film ‘The Terminal’ Dies At Paris Airport

Mehran Karimi Nasseri lived for 18 years in Paris’ Charles de Gaulle Airport due to immigration issues. Source

NO GO! Australian women sue Qatar over forced airport vaginal exams

The case has been filed just weeks before Qatar’s controversial hosting of the World Cup — a venue decision linked to massive bribes of soccer officials — amid concerns about treatment of female fans who may kiss or have sex with their boyfriends, drink alcohol and wear revealing clothing. Source

Australian Women Sue Qatar Over Forced Airport Vaginal Exams

Five Australian women are suing the government of Qatar over forced vaginal exams and other invasive medical procedures at gunpoint at the Doha airport two years ago. The women are seeking damages from both Qatar Airways and the Qatar Civil Aviation Authority — owned by the Qatari government — over the “unlawful physical contact” and […]

Europe, South Korea-Backed Consortium Wins Philippines Airport Project Formerly Pursued by China

A consortium composed of South Korean and European firms has been awarded an $11 billion airport project in the Philippines that was previously granted to a Chinese state-owned firm. The Cavite provincial government awarded the contract to develop the Sangley Point International Airport (SPIA) to a multinational consortium comprised of companies from the Philippines, South […]

Qatar to re-open Doha International Airport to ease World Cup traffic

Qatar will re-open Doha International Airport next week, ahead of the Fifa World Cup 2022 that is expected to draw more than a million visitors, local Qatari media says. According to the report, Qatar Airways announced that the Doha Airport will restart its operations due to the World Cup 2022. Kuwait’s Jazeera Airways, the UAE’s […]

Israel Bombs Aleppo Airport for the Second time in One Week

SEPTEMBER 6, 2022  ARABI SOURI  Israel (read: the USA, rest of NATO, and the Gulfies) bombed Aleppo International Airport taking the airport out of service for the second time in one week. A Syrian military source said in a statement conveyed by the Syrian news agency Sana: “At approximately 8:16 p.m. this evening, the Israeli enemy […]

Syria Foreign Ministry: Israeli raids on airport amount to a ‘war crime’

Syria’s Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday it considered Israeli recent air strikes on civilian infrastructure to be a war crime, Reuters reports. A Foreign Ministry statement specifically referred to Israeli air raids on Tuesday on Aleppo International Airport which damaged the runway and put the site out of service for the second time in a […]

PA prime minister calls for Israel to open Al-Quds Airport

The Palestinian Authority prime minister called on Wednesday for Israel to open Al-Quds Airport if it really wants to facilitate travel for the Palestinians, Safa has reported. The occupation state this week opened up Raman Airport near Eilat in southern Israel to Palestinian passengers wishing to fly overseas. Mohammad Shtayyeh pointed out that Al-Quds Airport […]

Airline “Vaccine” Mandates Cause Job Loss, Vaccine Injuries, Airport Chaos and Flight Delays

BY RHODA WILSON ON AUGUST 3, 2022 • ( 14 COMMENTS ) Commercial airline pilots are speaking up more than ever about vaccine injuries and the “hostile” environment that unvaccinated and vaccine-injured pilots must endure. Australian Captain Glen Waters was employed with Virgin Australia Airlines. After 20 years of exemplary service, Virgin terminated his employment.  Why? Because he declined the Covid “vaccine.” […]

Volcano Near Iceland’s Main Airport Erupts Again

The Icelandic Meteorological Office urged people not to go near the Fagradalsfjall volcano. Source

More Mockery from the Denver Airport

Remember all those creepy NWO murals at the Denver Airport and the theories about underground tunnels? Well, the airport is continuing to mock the public. Source

Israel Took Out Syria’s International Airport, The West Remains Silent

Israeli airstrikes ripped through Syria’s primary airport, Damascus International, on Friday, an event that has gone almost completely unreported in Western media and has attracted no attention from the “international community”. Such an unprovoked attack could have led to war in normal circumstances, yet Syria decided to take the issue to the UN instead. In […]

Report: Peter Navarro Handcuffed at Airport and ‘Frogmarched’ to the Courthouse

Former White House economic adviser Peter Navarro was reportedly handcuffed at the airport in Washington, DC, on Friday and “frogmarched” to the federal courthouse after failing to comply with the partisan January 6 Committee.

U.S. Schools Installing “airport-style body scanners” for Weapons Detection Despite Radiation Exposure Risks

A school district in North Carolina is seeking proposals for a touchless scanner that could automatically detect weapons without requiring visitors to unpack purses or other bags, to be paid for with COVID relief funds.

Biden administration resumes after-dark migrant flights to airport outside NYC

The White House has quietly resumed its after-dark charter flights of underage migrants to a suburban airport north of New York City — after a Post expose led to their suspension last year.

Australians Face Chaos in Sydney Airport as Easter Holidays Kick Off

Sydney International Airport has been in chaos as the reduced staff numbers are unable to handle the number of Aussies hoping to get away during the Easter holidays, with the queues for check-in and security ending outside. For many Aussies, it would be the first time they have flown since the borders opened after almost […]

Dallas Love Field Airport is using robots to scan for unmasked travelers

Seven-foot tall robots at the Dallas Love Field Airport are scanning for unmasked travelers and cars that have been parked for too long. The technology raises privacy concerns among privacy advocates. The robots, dubbed SCOT (security control observation towers), have been placed at two locations; one near security checkpoints and the other near baggage claim. […]

Monkeys near Florida airport delight visitors

For over 70 years a group of non-native monkeys has made their home next to a South Florida airport runway, delighting visitors and becoming local celebrities. Source

Ryanair to close base at Germany’s Frankfurt Airport

Ryanair has announced it plans to stop serving Germany’s busiest airport. The budget airline said on Friday it would stop using Frankfurt Airport and close its base there. It will reallocate its five planes there to other airports that “have responded with lower airport charges to stimulate traffic recovery”. The airline complained that instead of […]

Saudi-led coalition hits Yemen’s Sanaa airport

The Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen on Monday carried out airstrikes on the international airport of the Houthi-controlled Yemeni capital Sanaa after asking civilians to immediately evacuate, state media reported, says Reuters. The coalition called on the workers of international and humanitarian organisations in the airport to immediately evacuate as it had taken “legal measures […]

Unions, Worker Advocates Call Out Backroom Deal To Sneak Amazon Into NJ Airport

New York, NY – Teamsters Local 863 member George Boada, 45, grew up in Elizabeth, New Jersey and still lives “about seven traffic lights” away from Newark Liberty International Airport with his wife and their 14-year-old son. Boada’s worked at the same Jersey-based supermarket cooperative for more than 25 years. Now, however, he fears that […]

Al-Shabaab targets airport in Somalia’s Jowhar city

Somali-based terrorist group, Al-Shabaab, Thursday, targeted the Jowhar city airport with mortars, a local official confirmed and Anadolu News Agency reports. Jowhar is the provincial capital of Middle Shabelle located 90 kilometres (55 miles) north of the capital, Mogadishu. Speaking to Anadolu Agency over the phone, Abdi Ahmed, a local administrator in the region, confirmed […]

Yemen’s Houthis using Sanaa airport as military base, Saudi TV says

Saudi Arabia’s Al-Arabiya TV channel yesterday released “an exclusive video clip” that it said showed “the Iran-backed Houthi militia using Sanaa International Airport as a military base to conduct experiments and tests of air defence systems.” The channel said the video clip also showed how the Houthis have transformed the airport hangars into a base […]

Palestinians seeking asylum stranded at Barcelona Airport for days

The Catalan Minister for Equality urged the Spanish government on Friday to take better care of a group of 39 Palestinians who solicited asylum at Barcelona Airport earlier this week, Anadolu News Agency reports. “We remind the state that the duty to protect is an international obligation, and demand authorities to give these people access […]

WATCH: Federal Prisoner Escapes Custody at Milwaukee Airport

Federal prisoner Robert Johnson Jr. ran past an unarmed guard on Tuesday inside Milwaukee’s Mitchell International Airport, ABC 13 reported. Officials said Johnson got off the airplane and asked to use the restroom, however, once his handcuffs were undone, he allegedly hit his escort and took off running. An additional camera outside the building showed […]

Russia Deploys a Sukhoy to Qamishli Airport in the Northeast of Syria

ARABI SOURI OCTOBER 29, 2021 Russia deployed one of its Sukhoy fighter jets to the Qamishli Airport in the furthest northeast of Syria for the first time, the plane will be stationed in the airport to carry out its objectives from there. Qamishli International Airpot is in the southwest of the Qamishli city which in turn […]

Boycott Duty Free Americas: Don’t buy airport goods that fund Israeli settlers

The article was originally published by Truthout on October 6, 2021. Palestinian lawyer Mohammed Khatib once dreamed of bringing his own children back to ride the swing in the roman olive tree where he used to play as a child, but that vision was shattered by the ongoing illegal expansion of Israeli settlements. “I always […]

Climate Activists Stage Protest At Airport Against Private Jet Emissions

Above Photo: The protesters have targeted Farnborough Airport in Hampshire (Extinction Rebellion/PA) Extinction Rebellion activists claim to have blocked all major entrances to a private airport in protest against emissions from private jets. As part of the protest, a stretched limousine has been parked at the gates to Farnborough Airport in Hampshire. ‘Stop Private Flights […]

Two massacres? Disturbing accusations in the wake of Kabul airport bombings

Last Thursday morning, after several days of dire warnings that some kind of attack was imminent, two suicide bombings were reported at Hamid Karzai Airport in Kabul, one at the Abbey Gate and the other close by, near the Baron Hotel. The country’s Islamic State affiliate, which claims the lands historically called Khorasan including Iran […]

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