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Chennai airport suspends aircraft operations in view of Cyclone Nivar

The decision was taken considering the safety of passengers and the severity of the approaching cyclone

Cyclone | Indian airports | Chennai

T E Narasimhan  |  Chennai 

Chennai Airport
A view of Chennai Airport | Photo: Wikipedia Commons

The airport has suspended operations in view of the Nivar. The airport authority announced on Wednesday evening that aircraft operations at the airport would remain suspended from today evening (7 pm) to tomorrow morning (7 am).

The decision was taken considering the safety of passengers and the severity of the approaching cyclone, the Airport Authority of India said on Wednesday.

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First Published: Wed, November 25 2020. 18:10 IST