Geneva: Geneva airport closed by icy ‘beast from the east’
ZURICH: The airport within the Swiss metropolis of Geneva closed on Thursday as a consequence of bitterly chilly climate that has hit many elements of Europe this week with snow and icy winds, inflicting journey chaos.
“Due to the prevailing climate circumstances, Genève Aéroport is at the moment closed to air site visitors till additional discover,” the airport stated on its web site.
“We due to this fact advise passengers to not come to the airport in the interim.”
A Siberian climate system forecasters have referred to as the “beast from the east” introduced snow, sturdy winds and the coldest temperatures for years to many areas throughout Europe. The freeze is predicted to proceed.
Geneva airport advisable passengers verify with their airways on whether or not upcoming flights could be scheduled for departure.