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Flights Canceled Due To Volcano

AP | OLGA R. RODRIGUEZ | Posted 09.04.2013 | World

MEXICO CITY — At least six U.S. airlines canceled 47 flights into and out of the Mexico City and Toluca airports Thursday after the Popocatepetl...

Volcano Spews More Ash On Towns In Mexico

Agence France Presse | | Posted 07.15.2013 | World

Mexico's Popocatepetl volcano spewed a new column of ash late Tuesday, with some of the material falling on three towns while glowing rocks landed on ...

Mexico Readies Shelters As Volcano Spews Ash

AP | Posted 07.12.2013 | World

MEXICO CITY — Seismic activity has increased at the Popocatepetl volcano near Mexico City, leading authorities to alert towns in two central sta...

LOOK: Volcano Eruption Covers Towns In Ash

Agence France Presse | | Posted 07.08.2013 | World

Mexico's Popocatepetl volcano has spewed ash over several towns in the central state of Puebla, just 55 kilometers (35 miles) southeast of Mexico City...

Flights Suspended As Volcano Spews Ash

Reuters | Posted 07.10.2012 | World

MEXICO CITY, May 10 (Reuters) - An ash cloud from a Mexican volcano on Thursday forced the suspension of flights to and from the international airpo...

Plume Of Ash Rises From 'El Popo'

Reuters | Posted 06.17.2012 | World

By Roberto Ramirez SAN PEDRO BENITO JUAREZ, Mexico, April 17 (Reuters) - A powerful plume of steam and ash rose from the Popocatepetl ...

Watching the Birth of the Earth High Over Hawaii

James M. Clash | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
James M. Clash

I was spiraling above the Big Island in a four-passenger Hughes 500 whirlybird. All that separated us from the ground was a few thousand feet of tropical air and some flimsy seat belts.