Guatemala Airport suspends operations due to volcano

posted on 15th June 2018 by yumna
Guatemala Airport suspends operations due to volcano

La Aurora airport in Guatemala city suspended its operations this week as volcanic activity forced it to close.

The only runway at the airport was closed yesterday as a violent eruption from the volcano killed over a hundred people a week and a half ago and the ash is still causing problems in the area.

The aviation authority in the country stated that the measure was taken to ensure safety of all passengers flying from the airport.