Several Raung Mount Eruption Effect to Bali

By | July 10, 2015

The eruption of Raung mount made several domestic and international flight canceled at Ngurah Rai International airport . Raung mount located at east java compound near by Bali west national park. I Gusti Ngurah Ardita is the Co-General Manager of PT Angkasa Pura 1 that taking care the operational handling at Ngurah Rai International Airport explain this closure of airport situation held since Thursday at 09.27 PM until Friday 09.30 AM.

The operation staff still calculate the amount of airline can’t operate on Friday based of the effect of Raung mount eruption. Totaly 28 domestic flights and international flight will be canceled on Friday . Jetstar airline canceled 9 flights , Virgin Australia 10 flights, Jetstar Asia 1 flight and domestic flight that operate with Lion airline canceled 8 flights that arrive and departure from Ngurah Rai International Airport
Beside 15 domestic and international flight has been canceled or reroute from airline company, The Co General Manager also explain the closure of this airport it’s not because the dust of Raung mount eruption coming to runway of this airport but the route of flight come to Ngurah rai airport pass the dust way from this eruption.