Flights Delayed As Thick Fog Covers The City

Flights Delayed As Thick Fog Covers The City

At least 50 flights at Dubai International airport are delayed on Thursday morning

Thick fog in Dubai on Thursday morning has disrupted airport operations causing delays for flyers arriving and leaving from UAE.

As of 8.03am, at least 50 outgoing and incoming flights at Dubai International Airport were off the list for up to more than two hours, Dubai Airports’ flight tracker showed.

At least 30 departing flights facing delays were scheduled to leave between 7am and 9:20am. For arrivals, disruptions affected those reaching as early as 5am.

Passengers have been advised to check their flight status, especially those with departure before 11am.

“Severe fog in Dubai is causing disruption to some Emirates flights. Check you flight status for the latest information,” Emirates advised its customers on Twitter.

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