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Geomagnetic storm hit the Earth
Washington, Usa - This affected the airline communications
A powerful geomagnetic storm hit the Earth yesterday, breaking down some airline communications. The storm seems to be the most powerful to hit the Earth since 1989, said Nasa. Though the storm did affect the communications and created a blackout of high-frequency voice-radio, the airlines could still communicate through VHF contact with another aircraft or military monitoring station. The British...
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency