Donegal Aiport re-opens after latest restrictions

first_img Facebook Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Previous articleSenator hopeful of Gaeltacht funding for airport roadNext articlePat the Cope labeled ‘last man standing’ in pension controversy News Highland WhatsApp Pinterest Twitter 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Facebook Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Google+ Pinterest By News Highland – May 7, 2010 center_img Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Six Irish airports, including Donegal Aiport, have to re-opened earlier than expected this morning after flights were restricted because of the volcanic ash cloud from Iceland.The Irish Aviation Authority withdrew restrictions on flights in and out of the airports after reviewing the position of the cloud of volcanic ash.However, we are still being warned to regularly check with our airlines before going to the airport.Phillip Hughes of the IAA says the winds are keeping most of the cloud out in the Atlantic which could affect longer haul flights.”The only other thing that’s been affected is North Atlantic traffic” he said.”Because this ash plume is sitting right in the Mid-Atlantic, all the transatlantic traffic are having to go south towards Spain in order to avoid it – which means probably longer flight times and probably some delays to transatlantic traffic”.”But they’re still managing to get through at the moment” he added. Google+ RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic WhatsApp Donegal Aiport re-opens after latest restrictions Newsx Advertslast_img read more