Travellers caught by low cloud in Wellington

AMY JACKMAN
Last updated 18:15 02/12/2012

Relevant offers

Travel Troubles

Cooling fan failure suspected in Cathay Pacific emergency landing Allegiant Air executives were flying plane low on fuel Man sues Etihad Airlines over fat passenger A plane hit a kangaroo during takeoff in Australia Travellers must remember to pack some respect American Airlines' brand new Dreamliner plane damaged by hail storm British Airways flight diverted to Canada after bomb threat Cathay Pacific flight makes emergency landing in Alaska's Aleutians Cathay Pacific fined for boarding unauthorised passenger on flight to New Zealand Allegiant Air flight runs low on fuel over closed airport, makes emergency landing

Low cloud is causing chaos at Wellington Airport.

More than 50 flights in and out of Wellington have been delayed or cancelled this afternoon due to the weather.

The cancellations and delays are expected to continue into this evening, with many services from regional airports already cancelled.

Air New Zealand spokeswoman Brigitte Ransom said low cloud led to the cancellation of ''link'' services on smaller planes.

"Some jet services have also been delayed as a result, but have been operating.''

She said the cloud had ''lifted somewhat'' but was still causing problems.

For current arrival and departure times, visit wellingtonairport.co.nz.

Ad Feedback

- Stuff

Special offers

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content