Two flights from India diverted

30 November 2017 01:02 am - 5     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


Two flights from Chennai (UL 124) and Bangalore (UL 172) that were scheduled to land at the Bandaranaike International Airport ( BIA) were diverted to the airport at Mattala due to the adverse weather conditions being experienced in Colombo, an official on duty at the BIA official said.

Flights would be allowed to land at the BIA as soon as the adverse weather clears, the official said. (Thilanka Kanakarathna)

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  • Dalu Banda Thursday, 30 November 2017 04:28 AM

    This is why an alternative airport is required to a country.

    nick Thursday, 30 November 2017 07:10 AM

    thanks to mara at least some life saved via DM Android App

    Piyal Thursday, 30 November 2017 09:24 AM

    thanks to the storm Mattala gets some traffic

    Kanishka Thursday, 30 November 2017 09:26 AM

    Take a look: how a chinese firm designed a telecom store in India

    Arnold Thursday, 30 November 2017 10:43 AM

    They should have checked the weather condition in BIA before taking off.

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