Iceland Volcano

  • Iceland eruption ending, German airports reopen 26-05-2011 07:56 AM

    Reykjavik: Iceland's volcanic eruption has died down and is no longer spewing out ash, officials said on Wednesday as airlines began to get back to normal after cancelling about 1,000 flights in northern Europe. The explosion of the Grimsvotn volcano on Saturday caused much less chaos than an eruption in...
  • Indian carriers to decide on flights to Europe 25-05-2011 03:08 PM

    New Delhi: In the wake of the flight disruption in Europe due to ash spewing from an Icelandic volcano, officials of major Indian carriers on Wednesday held meetings to decide on diversion or cancellation of their flights. Officials of Kingfisher Airlines, Jet Airways and Air India held separate meetings to...
  • Europe: flights cancelled as volcanic ash spreads 25-05-2011 08:04 AM

    London: Ash spewing from an Icelandic volcano is causing disruption and days of uncertainty to more parts of Europe, as officials in Germany said that dozens of flight will be grounded on Wednesday because of levels of ash in the country's northern regions. Even though some say it's been a...
  • Iceland's most active volcano starts erupting 22-05-2011 07:01 AM

    Reykjavik: Iceland's most active volcano has started erupting, scientists said on Saturday - just over a year after another eruption on the North Atlantic island shut down European air traffic for days. Iceland's Meteorological Office confirmed that an eruption had begun at the Grimsvotn volcano, accompanied by a series of...
  • Passengers crowd airport for tickets 22-04-2010 01:51 PM

    Travelers flooded the Air France ticket counter at San Francisco airport to get a flight back home. ...
  • Volcanic ash cloud concerns settling down 22-04-2010 09:45 AM

    The power of eruptions are about 80 per cent weaker since last week. ...
  • One half of Iceland is sunny, other full of ash 21-04-2010 12:32 PM

    At the base of the Iceland volcano, the day is cold and very clear. ...
  • Iceland volcano: a tongue-twister 20-04-2010 03:31 PM

    It might be the most famous volcano right now but its name is something which only few can pronounce correctly. ...
  • Worldwide flight disruptions caused by volcanic ash over Europe

    Today at 10 pm on Face The Nation, Sagarika Ghose speaks to a panel of experts on the worldwide flight disruptions caused by volcanic ash...
  • Airliners call for review of flight bans 19-04-2010 12:09 PM

    The airlines carried out test flights which showed no obvious damage after flying through the ash. ...
  • Stranded fliers get respite online 19-04-2010 11:09 AM

    A stranded couple in Iceland have been separated from their children for more than two weeks now. ...
  • Iceland volcano smoke affecting locals 18-04-2010 12:37 PM

    The emission of volcanic ash into the atmosphere over Iceland caused cancellation of scheduled flights. ...
  • Iceland's volcano smoke disrupts air travel 18-04-2010 09:01 AM

    Scientists have warned that the volcano could even continue erupting for months. ...