The situation continues to evolve rapidly. As of 17:00 GMT, 30 April 2009, 11 countries have officially reported 257 cases of influenza A (H1N1) infection.
5 May 2009 -- As of 06:00 GMT, 5 May 2009, 21 countries have officially reported 1124 cases of influenza A (H1N1) infection.
Pact pending governments agreementUK airline bmi said it wants to re-launch direct flights between London Heathrow Airport and Baghdad
Passenger markets still shrinking - IATAAirlines around the world suffered a total $1bn loss in the first quarter of 2009, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) said.
Group aims to stop third runway A group of leading UK businessmen has come out against government plans to build a third runway at London Heathrow Airport.
What incenses travelers more than anything these days is that the price of an air ticket they have purchased online can just about double when it comes to the final amount charged.
Moments of truth seem to come more often these days.Boarding an Easyjet flight from Gatwick the other day, sharp elbows having got me my usual self-satisfied pole position in the aisle seat by the emergency exit, I was girth stricken to find that the seat belt would not quite fasten � comfortably, or even uncomfortably � even stripped down under the twin filing systems in my jacket pockets.
Easyjet said it remains confident of a full-year profit despite its half-yearly losses more than doubling.
People are continuing to travel despite growing attention surrounding swine flu, according to US-based Sabre Holdings.
It's official - OAG is one of the Top 100 Best Travel Websites for 2009. The Times Online has awarded OAG.com this accolade in the "Best Websites for Booking Flights" section, under "Flight Essentials".