New Year’s day air traffic horror

New Year’s day air traffic horror

It was scary when commercial aircraft could not contact Manila’s airport on New Year’s day. Some flights were forced to return from where they came from while others were diverted to other airports.Nearly 300 flights and more than 65,000 international and domestic...
Life’s a glitch: New Year’s Day snafu

Life’s a glitch: New Year’s Day snafu

More than 360 cancelled flights. Close to 60,000 stranded passengers. This was shortly after the airport’s air traffic control screens went “dark” as local radio, radar, the internet signals, and overall communications failed on New Year’s Day.“Philippine airspace...