Indonesia’s transportation ministry said on Tuesday it will extend the closure of Bali’s I Gusti Ngurah Rai International Airport for a further 24 hours because of ash from the eruption of the island’s Mount Agung volcano. A report from local aviation navigation authorities showed that “aircraft flight channels are covered with volcanic ash” the ministry said in a statement. Bali airport, about 60 km (37 miles) from the volcano, will be closed until 7 a.m. local time on November 29, it said. Ten alternative airports have been prepared for ...
Volcano erupts in Bali; Indonesia shuts airport, 100,000 left stranded
Volcano erupts in Bali; Indonesia shuts airport, 100,000 residents left stranded