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Volcanic Ash From Mount Bromo Forces Malang Airport Closure


By Azeman Ariffin

JAKARTA, Dec 15 (Bernama) -- Volcanic ash from Mount Bromo in East Java has again forced authorities to close Abdul Rachman Saleh Airport in Malang temporarily.

Local media quoted Airport Technical Unit head, Suharno as saying the airport closure was effective from 10 am today and any changes would be notified from time to time.

He said before the airport was closed this morning two planes, namely Sriwijaya Air and Batik Air landed safely.....