February 27, 2021

The haze forces to cancel 10 flights in the Canary Islands

Calima in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

Calima in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
Jose Carlos Guerra

The haze It has forced the cancellation of 10 flights at the airports of the Canary Islands. According to the information published by AENA on its Twitter page, the cancellations have taken place both at La Palma airport, six flights, and at El Hierro, four flights.

AEMET Canary Islands explained this Tuesday morning that airborne dust is having a greater impact on La Palma and El Hierro aerodromes, where visibility has been reduced by 2,800 and 3,500 meters. However, these are not the only facilities in which visibility has been lost in the Islands, as vision has been reduced by 2,500 meters at the Gran Canaria airport.


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