Due to thick fog, Volgograd airport is closed


Due to thick fog, Volgograd airport is closed

6 January 2014. Thick fog caused the shutdown of the Volgograd airport. Canceled a large number of flights, the airport does not accept and does not send aircraft.

Weather forecasters say that the next couple of days the situation will improve slightly, but this does not give any guarantee that the flights work will be restored. Dispatchers provide passengers with information for several hours ahead so that they can at least somehow navigate.

The plane is delayed to Moscow air carrier "Aeroflot", There is also no way to take a plane from Sharm el-Sheikh Airlines Orenburg Airlines.

Visibility on the runway below 150 meters, the airport operates in actual weather mode.