Saturday, April 17, 2010

Is the volcanic ash from Iceland still affecting your flight?

Here is information, current as of Saturday, 12:25 PM, Ireland time.

AUSTRIA - Airspace closed until at least Saturday 1900.

BELGIUM - Airspace closed until at least Saturday 1900; main airline, Brussels Airlines, cancels all flights until Monday.

BELARUS - Airspace closed on Saturday for flights operating between 6,000 metres and 11,000 metres. Some routes east and south open.

BRITAIN - Airspace closed until at least 0100 Sunday.

DENMARK - Airspace closed until at least 0100 Sunday.

ESTONIA - Airspace closed until at least 0100 Sunday.

FINLAND - Airspace closed until at least 1300 Sunday.

FRANCE - Airports around Paris closed until at least 0700 Monday. A total of 26 airports currently shut, with Bordeaux and Grenoble to close by 1500 Saturday.

GERMANY - German airspace shut until at least 0100 Sunday.

GREECE - Flights to northern Europe cancelled.

HUNGARY - Airspace closed until at least 1800 Saturday.

IRELAND - Airspace closed until at least 1800 Saturday.

ITALY - Northern airspace closed until at least 1900 Saturday.

LUXEMBOURG - Airspace closed until at least 1300 Saturday.

NETHERLANDS - Airspace closed until at least 1300 Saturday.

POLAND - Airspace closed since Friday, partial reopening possible on Sunday.

PORTUGAL- Airports operating for flights to and from everywhere other than northern Europe.

ROMANIA - Northern airspace closed from 0100 Saturday; to close all airspace from 1600 Saturday.

RUSSIA - All airports open.

SLOVAKIA - Airspace closed as of 1400 on Friday.

SPAIN - Madrid airport open, but carrier Iberia cancels all its European flights except those to or from Portugal, southern Italy, Greece and Istanbul in Turkey.

SWEDEN - Airspace closed on Saturday.

SWITZERLAND - Airspace closed until at least 1900 Saturday, except for aircraft able to fly at altitudes of 36,000 feet (11,000 metres) or higher.

UKRAINE - Kiev airport closed to flights until at least 1300 Saturday. Airports in Lvov, Odessa, Donestsk, Simferopol and Dnepropetrovsk also closed for an unspecified period.

For a real time map of the ash cloud and planes flying, check out Radar Virtuel.

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