Fog disrupts 29 flights at KIA

Fog disrupts 29 flights at KIA

Early morning fog disrupted 29 flights at the Kempegowda International Airport on Monday morning.

The arrival of 23 flights was delayed. The visibility was so low that no flight could land between 7.49 am and 8.26 am, according to Bangalore International Airport Limited (BIAL) officials.

When the visibility dropped below 2,500 metres, a standby was declared at 4.22 am. This was withdrawn only at 9.12 am. Hundreds of passengers were affected by the disruptions.