U.S. Customs computer outage snarls major airports

World Aug 17, 2019

U.S. Customs computer outage snarls major airports

Travelers flying into the United States on Friday ran into long lines at major airports nationwide because of a temporary computer outage that affected the U.S. Customs and Border Protection agency. Airports warned travelers — both Americans returning home and foreign visitors — of delays, ...

Airport beatings spark soul-searching over Hong Kong's radicals

Asia Pacific Aug 14, 2019

Airport beatings spark soul-searching over Hong Kong's radicals

Shocking scenes of pro-democracy protesters at Hong Kong's airport beating two men accused of being infiltrators have sparked soul-searching within the movement over whether a minority of radicals are undermining their cause. Debate has appeared on web forums used by protesters — and one group ...

Narita ponders future after Delta's farewell

Business / Corporate Aug 14, 2019

Narita ponders future after Delta's farewell

Narita International Airport may find it hard to retain its standing as a pan-Asian transport hub after Delta Air Lines Inc. decided to leave. The U.S. airline plans to transfer all U.S.-Tokyo flights to Tokyo International Airport at Haneda in March 2020, when new routes ...