Indonesia Closes International Airport For Volcanic Ash

Indonesia Closes International Airport For Volcanic Ash

Indonesia’s Mount Agung volcano nonetheless stays on the prime eruption alert degree. (AFP)

Jakarta:  Indonesian authorities at this time closed the worldwide airport in Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara province, as a result of influence of volcanic ash from Mount Agung within the island of Bali island.
The closure started at 10.37 a.m. and can finish at 12 a.m., the Transport Ministry introduced.

The Lombok airport had reopened on Tuesday after it was shut a day earlier.
Lombok is one other main vacationer vacation spot in Indonesia.
The Lombok worldwide airport had served in its place when Bali’s Ngurah Rai airport remained shut.
Nevertheless, Mount Agung volcano nonetheless stays on the prime eruption alert degree.
Over 1,500 folks have been killed within the final eruption of the volcano in 1963.
Mount Agung is one in all greater than 100 energetic volcanoes within the archipelagic nation.