Squaremouth informs travelers about events that are expected to have a major impact on travel. This is not a comprehensive list of all worldwide events.

Worldwide – WOW Air Closure

On Thursday, March 28, 2019, WOW Air announced on its website a cease of operations, and canceled all of its flights. Many surprised travelers worldwide were ...

March 2019

New Zealand – Mosque Shootings

On March 15, 2019, two mass shootings in mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand killed at least 50 people and injured more than 40 others. The attack ...

March 2019

Ethiopia – Boeing Airplane Crash

On Sunday, March 10, a Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft crashed, killing 157 people. It was the second crash of a Boeing 737 Max 8 in ...

March 2019

USA – Winter Storm Harper

On Wednesday, January 16, 2019, Winter Storm Harper became a named storm. The storm comes right on the heels of another major winter storm, and is ...

January 2019

France – Christmas Market Attack

On December 11, 2018, a gunman killed 3 people and injured more than 10 others at a Christmas market in Strasbourg, France. The attack has been ...

December 2018

Paris – Riots

Violent riots have broken out in France, injuring hundreds, blocking roadways and access to airports, and damaging popular tourist locations. The U.S. Embassy in France ...

December 2018

California – Wildfires

Multiple deadly wildfires are raging throughout California, burning more than 100,000 acres of land and evacuating hundreds of thousands of people from the region. Several ...

November 2018

Mexico – Hurricane Willa

Hurricane Willa is heading for Mexico as a major hurricane, and is on track to be one of the strongest hurricanes ever to hit Mexico's ...

October 2018

USA – Hurricane Michael

Hurricane Michael was first named a tropical storm on October 7, 2018, and is expected to continue to strengthen as it moves through the Gulf of ...

October 2018