Fourteen flights into Abu Dhabi this morning have been diverted to other airports in the region due to unexpected fog at the airport, a statement said.
The fog significantly reduced the number of aircraft that could land each hour
Etihad Airways has alerted passengers that as a result of unexpected fog in Abu Dhabi, a small number of flights may experience minor delays.
It, however, said flights are operating as normal this morning.
UAE national airline Etihad Airways has reported that the majority of passengers stranded in Abu Dhabi following the failure on Thursday of an airport landing system have now been accommodated on alternative flights.
The airline s
One driver was seriously injured while 17 others received medium to minor injuries in three different incidents of vehicle pile-up on the Abu Dhabi-Dubai highway owing to low visibility.
The accident took place at different locati
The Traffic and Patrols Directorate at Abu Dhabi Police has forbidden trucks and large vehicles from driving on internal and external roads during fog.
Such vehicles can continue their trips only after clear visibility returns, a statem
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