Flights into Bahrain were suspended last night following a violent sandstorm that drastically reduced visibility.
However, flights took off as scheduled, an official source at Bahrain International Airport said in a report in the
UK air traffic service provider Nats has signed a memorandum of understanding with Airbus subsidiary ProSky aiming to provide new market propositions that can increase capacity and improve the efficiency of the air traffic system.
The visibility in some areas of Bahrain affected due to rising dust is expected to gradually improve today and normal temperature is forecast for the next two days, Ministry of Transportation's acting director of meteorology Adel Daham sai
At least two people have reportedly died as heavy rains lashed much of the Gulf yesterday (November 17), a report said.
Foggy conditions, low visibility caused by dust storms, and rains resulted in disruption of road traffic amids
Operations at Kuwait's three ports were suspended on Thursday because of poor visibility caused by dust, state news agency KUNA said.
"Operations at Kuwait's three ports come to (a) halt as a result of dust, strong wi
Bahrain has been put on a storm alert today (Thursday), after being battered by winds of up to 60 kilometres per hour yesterday.
Small boats have been warned to stay in port, with winds of up to 60kmph expected again today and tomorrow.