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‘‘ Turkish Government decided to stop the new regulation about passport validations until 31.12.2014. Since 27.04.2014 the regulation is like before; “passports which are less then 2 months are allowed to enter Turkey” but only until 31.12.2014. For example for Syrian citizen can get on arival visa 3 months , passport availability must be 3 months, […]

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Due to Strike, Beirut International Airport will stop its operations Wednesday April 30th from 11:00 till 13:00.

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FRANCE – UK FCO TRAVEL ADVICE: Countrywide – UK citizens advised that large-scale demonstrations are planned across France on May 1st. In Paris, there will be crowds in and around the Opera area. Follow local media, take extra care in crowded areas and follow the advice of the police and local authorities.

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“Turkish Government decided to stop the new regulation about Passport validations until 31.12.2014. Since 27.04.2014 the regulation is like before; “passports which are less then 2 months are allowed to enter Turkey” but only until 31.12.2014. The regulation is mentioned officially. For example for Syrian citizen can get on arival visa 3 months , passport […]

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28
Apr-2014

Warning – ICELAND – Countrywide – Icelandic aviation workers will stage an all-out strike for April 30, the Government is likely to intervene

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Countrywide – Meridiana personnel to strike for 24 hours on Friday, May 30th. Details Countrywide – Some Trenitalia personnel to strike for 24 hours on Thursday, May 29th, starting 9pm. Details Countrywide – Airport staff strike on May 16th for 24 hours. Impact uncertain. Details Countrywide – Alitalia personnel to strike on Friday, May 16th […]

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Warning – SOUTH SUDAN – US GOV’T TRAVEL WARNING: Countrywide – US citizens advised against all travel to the Republic of South Sudan and recommends that US citizens currently in South Sudan depart immediately

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Warning – GERMANY – US SECURITY MESSAGE: Berlin- US citizens advised that a demonstration march led by the extreme right-wing NPD against the “Kreuzberg situation” is expected to take place in Berlin on April 26, between 12 noon and midnight. Approximately 100 demonstrators are expected, along with numerous counter-protesters

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23
Apr-2014

Watch live on CNN: Malaysian officials will hold a press conference at 6:30 a.m. ET to update the search for Flight 370.

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According to new Turkish law, it is mandatory that passport validity should be minimum 5 months for all foreign countries. The passenger whose passport validity is under 5 months will be sent back to origin destination. You may wish to inform all concerned in the agency community accordingly. Board of Airline Representatives Lebanon – BARLEB (23 April […]

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BELGIUM – Leige – Train conductors from RTBF in Leige, conduct an announced strike disrupting train services.

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NORTHERN IRELAND – Armargh – Roads will be closed in and around the city centre as thousands of spectators are expected to fill the streets for the Giro d’Italia cycle race from May 9th-11th. Giro will begin in Belfast on Friday, May 9th and finish at Belfast City Hall. Riders will cycle from Belfast to […]

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Warning – UNITED KINGDOM – London – Heathrow Express service workers to stage a 48-hr strike at 03:00 BST on April 29th, over plans to reorganise the workforce. Strike due to be held just 8-hours after London Underground workers start 5-days of strike action over ticket office closures.

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Warning – EGYPT – Sharma Al-Sheikh – Air Berlin suspends its flights to the Egyptian Red Sea resort Sharm Al-Sheikh until April 30, due to the deteriorating security in the region. Tourists who already bought tickets during the suspension period would be either refunded or could book seats on flights heading to Hurghada, another coastal […]

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Warning – GREECE – Countrywide – Major travel disruptions expected over Easter, as rail workers proceed with a series of strikes. Panhellenic Federation of Railway Workers announces 3-hour work stoppages for Holy Tuesday and Holy Wednesday and 24-hour strikes for Holy Saturday, Easter Sunday and Easter Monday. A freight workers’ strike is also expected to […]

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Warning – UNITED ARAB EMIRATES – Dubai Update April 14th – Airlines flying into Dubai prepare for diversions and schedule changes as main airport reduces number of flights it handles due to construction work on its runways. Cut-back will occur between May 1st-July 20th, during which 8 airlines will divert to the new Al Maktoum […]

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Watch live on CNN: A total lunar eclipse with a “blood moon” begins at 1:58 a.m. ET. The moon will begin to change color as it starts to slide into the Earth’s shadow until it becomes a “blood moon” at 3:07 ET, NASA says. The moon will have a reddish cast during the eclipse. The […]

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11
Apr-2014

Warning – SUDAN – US GOV’T TRAVEL WARNING: – US citizens advised of the risks of traveling to Sudan and to avoid all travel to the Darfur region of Sudan, the Blue Nile and Southern Kordofan states. It is advised to consider carefully the risks of travel in other areas of Sudan

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FLY DUBAI Important Notices Route               Dubai (DWC) to Beirut (BEY) Date                 01 May 2014 – 20 July 2014 Flight No.         FZ5155, FZ5157 Between 01 May and 20 July 2014, Fly Dubai will temporarily operate these flights from Al Maktoum International at Dubai World Central (DWC). Distance From Al Maktoum World Center […]

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09
Apr-2014

Warning – UKRAINE – Luhansk City – Unknown separatists brandishing arms and explosives are threatening the hostages inside a security service branch in the city of Luhansk

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Warning – BAHRAIN – UK FCO TRAVEL ADVICE: Countrywide – UK citizens advised that there a series of marches and protests planned daily until April 5. These activities may include attempts to disrupt traffic, protests in villages and near economic centres, the burning of tires, the throwing of Molotov cocktails, and the possible use of […]

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Warning – Chicago, IL – Chicago OHare Intl’ Airport – Due to weather/thunderstorms, there is a Traffic Management Program in effect for traffic arriving into Chicago OHare International Airport. This is causing some arriving flights to be delayed an average of 1 hour and 51 minutes.

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Warning – JAPAN – Pacific Coasts of Hokkaido Island, Aomori, Iwate, Miyagi, Fukushima, Ibaraki and Chiba Prefectures, Izu and Ogasawara Islands – Tsunami advisories issued. Monitor the news for further updates.

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Warning – PERU – New tsunami warning issued for Peru after 7.8 earthquake 23km S of Iquique, Chile. Monitor the new for further updates and follow advice from local authorities

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An 8.0-magnitude earthquake has struck off the coast of Chile. The quake was centered some 62 miles northwest of Iquique at a depth of 6.2 miles. A tsunami warning is in effect for Chile, Peru and Ecuador. A tsunami watch has been issued for Colombia, Nicaragua, Panama and Costa Rica. The tsunami threat to Hawaii […]

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Warning – PAKISTAN – U.S. SECURITY MESSAGE – Lahore – Militants may be planning to target foreigners at tourist sites in Lahore, Punjab Province, and at two of the city’s hotels by early April. The Pearl Continental and Faletti’s Hotel were identified as possible targets

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THAILAND – Countrywide – Thai Airways International ground working staff threaten strike action on April 13th, pressing for higher pays. Strike to happen at all airports, and if strike goes ahead, catering and ground services will be affected.

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POLAND – Warsaw Chopin Intl’ AIrport – Trade unionists have declared that a strike over job security could be held at Warsaw’s Chopin International Airport on May 7 as mass redundancies loom MADAGASCAR – UPDATE – Tropical Cyclone Hellen (21S) remains a strong cyclone near the northwest coast of Madagascar on Monday. Hellen will briefly […]

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