Saturday, September 16, 2017

Chaos at airport as rain forces delays and diversions

Ahmedabad: There was chaos at Sardar Vallabhbhai International Airport on Friday evening after several domestic and international flights were delayed due to bad weather. Sources said, there was poor visibility in Ahmedabad after moderate rains lashed Ahmedabad in the evening. Most flights were delayed by at least 25 minutes to two hours.
Some six flights arriving at the domestic terminal were delayed. That apart, two more flights. An Air India flight from Delhi which was supposed to land at 7pm at city airport was diverted to Mumbai due to poor visibility. Similarly, an Ahmedabad-bound Etihad Airways flight from Abu Dhabi which was supposed to land at 6.10pm was diverted to Mumbai.
16/09/17 Times of India