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A delay for flights from and to the airport due to fog

A delay for flights from and to the airport due to fog

Travelers who Wednesday on a plane at amsterdam airport Schiphol should take into account possible delays caused by the dense fog in the country. A large number of flights on Wednesday a delay of a half hour to an hour.

The air traffic from and to Schiphol airport may be delayed by the dense fog reported the airport Wednesday morning on Twitter. The problems can persist.

The airport could not the average delay, because that varies per flight. As yet there are no flights cancelled. How long the delay will last depends on the density of the fog.

The view is probably the whole day limited, and especially the landing of aircraft difficult. The capacity of the airport will therefore be the entire day are limited.

The air traffic at Rotterdam The Hague Airport has also suffered from the persistent fog. Due to the bad visibility there can be not devices and more countries.

The departing flights were able to just take off. Exceptions were flights to England, where the air traffic is also hampered by the dense fog.

No major problems

According to a spokeswoman delivers the fog still no major problems. The airport is home to five aircraft from Transavia who fly up and down to several fixed destinations. The previously departed aircraft may have at their foreign destination to wait longer before they again fly back to Rotterdam.

Eindhoven Airport had hardly any problems with the fog. “Only in the morning there were minimal delays,” said a spokeswoman.

Traffic

The traffic should be Wednesday at several places also take account of a dense fog, where the visibility is less than 200 metres. In Utrecht, Zeeland and Gelderland, is the visibility even less than 100 meters, reports Weeronline.

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In at Arnhem road users only 96 metres ahead. In Westdorp in Zeeuws-Vlaanderen was the view early in the morning, 82 metres.

The dense fog continues during the whole morning still annoying for the traffic. In some places in the south of the country continues to miss until late in the afternoon hang out. The KNMI has a code yellow is issued.

Dense fog annoying for traffic

The traffic should be Wednesday at several places also take account of the dense fog
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The visibility is less than 200 metres.
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In some places in the south of the country continues to miss until late in the afternoon hang out.
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The dense fog continues during the whole morning still annoying for the traffic.
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