Five flights EN route Yekaterinburg, went to alternate airports due to fog

CC0 / StockSnap / On Board samoleta Board. Archival photoFive flights EN route Yekaterinburg, went to alternate airports due to fogCC0 / StockSnap / On Board

Five flights EN route to Ekaterinburg, was diverted to alternate airports due to heavy fog, which covered the Ural capital and its surroundings on Tuesday morning, told RIA Novosti press Secretary of Koltsovo airport Andrew Klimansky.

«Due to heavy fog in Yekaterinburg, Koltsovo airport is delayed arrival of several flights. Flight KC-271 from Astana has gone to the alternate airport in Tyumen. Also in Tyumen delayed departing flight UT-279», – said the Agency interlocutor.

Klimanski added that as a reserve airfield in Chelyabinsk have used flights of airline «Ural airlines» from Blagoveshchensk and Chita, from Surgut Utair and S7 from Novosibirsk.

Source