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Flights cancelled in Tehran after heavy snowfall

Christian Fernsby |
The flights of Tehran's Mehrabad International Airport were cancelled today because of heavy snowfall in the capital of Iran.

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Topics: FLIGHT    TEHRAN    SNOW   

"The horizontal view of the runway has been reduced to 500 meters at the present time," Mehrabad Aviation Center said in a statement carried by Mehr.

When the standard horizontal view of the runway is reached, the flights can resume and a notice will be issued in this regard, the statement added.

Tehran has two international airports. Mehrabad Airport is mostly used for domestic flights.


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