SPAIN. Vigo airport closed due to a sinkhole in the runway

 
 

Vigo Airport is inoperative due to a problem on the runway. Repair work has already started but flights will be affected. Since Friday afternoon, flights are being diverted to Santiago, both for landing and take-off, and the airlines are transferring affected passengers by bus to the terminal in Santiago de Compostela, or vice versa.

Operations at the airport are expected to be affected today and the coming days. Passengers are advised to check with their airline for further information regarding the status of their flights.