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Delta, United and American Airlines flights grounded due to communication issue, FAA says

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The groundings comes after a significant Microsoft outage of the Azure cloud software. Microsoft said that the service went down for some customers in the central United States.[How we still have single points of failure in the 21st century is beyond me] (www.cnn.com) More...

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Delhi Airport Boards Flights with Pen and Paper After Defective CrowdStrike Software Update Downs Computer Systems

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Airlines at airports across the world have experienced flight delays and cancellations after a broken software update wreaked havoc on most of the world's Microsoft and Windows computers. At certain airports — including Delhi Indira Gandhi Int’l (DEL) — flight staff had to board flights with pen and paper. (aeroxplorer.com) More...

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Major Windows BSOD issue takes banks, airlines, and broadcasters offline

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Thousands of Windows machines are experiencing a Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) issue at boot today, impacting banks, airlines, TV broadcasters, supermarkets, and many more businesses worldwide. A faulty update from cybersecurity provider CrowdStrike is knocking affected PCs and servers offline, forcing them into a recovery boot loop so machines can’t start properly. CrowdStrike is widely used by many businesses worldwide for managing the security of Windows PCs and servers. Australian banks,… (www.theverge.com) More...

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FlightAware.com Live Flight Delay and Cancellation Statistics for Today - Friday, July 19, 2024

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Thousands of Windows machines are affected by a Blue Screen of Death issue at boot today, impacting airlines, as well as other businesses. Stay informed about your flight with FlightAware.com live flight delay and cancellation statistics for today. (www.xn--5ca.com) More...

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Scoot Boeing 787 From Singapore To Berlin U-Turns to Athens

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Earlier this morning, a Scoot Boeing 787 from Singapore to Berlin via Athens made a u-turn back to the Greek airport. (aviationsourcenews.com) More...

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Southwest Eyes New Daily Service From Washington DC to Las Vegas

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Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) has now submitted its bid to the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) for new daily nonstop service between Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) and Harry Reid International Airport in Las Vegas (LAS). (aviationsourcenews.com) More...

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RAeS Urges New Government to Bolster UK Aerospace Sector

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The Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS) has released a position paper outlining the crucial role of the new government in boosting the UK aerospace sector. (aviationsourcenews.com) More...

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United Airlines Q2 Profit Rises to $1.32 Billion Amid Travel Boom

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United Airlines (UAL) has released its second-quarter 2024 financial results, setting several records amid a challenging aviation landscape. (aviationsourcenews.com) More...

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Airbus A321XLR Receives EASA Type Certification

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Airbus has announced this morning that the A321XLR has received type certification from EASA, paving the way for entry-into-service. (aviationsourcenews.com) More...

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Virgin Atlantic Suspends Mainland China Routes After 25 Years

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Virgin Atlantic is waving goodbye to mainland China. The airline announced the suspension of its only route to the country, citing operational challenges that have made the service commercially unsustainable. (aviationsourcenews.com) More...

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TUI 737-800 Returns to Manchester With Landing Gear Problem

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A TUI flight bound for Corfu International Airport (CFU), Kerkyra Island made a precautionary return to Manchester Airport with an undercarriage problem earlier today. (aviationsourcenews.com) More...

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Crowdstrike Software update causes massive issues for Airlines worldwide

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A faulty software upgrade om the Falcon Sensor by supplier Crowdstrike strikes havoc globally due to Windows system crashing into a BSOD (Blue Screen Of Death). Wolrdwide there are massive delays due to IT systems not working anymore (For example self checkin systems). Currently the fix availble has to be applied manually to the servers affected by this software update. Delays will mount during the days until the issues on the affected servers are resolved. (www.nytimes.com) More...

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