David Stuart

Virgin cancels flights due to volcanic ash hazard

VIRGIN Australia has cancelled all flights in and out of Denpasar Airport in Bali today due to volcanic ash from Mount Raung. 

The airline is operating on advice from meteorologists and the Volcanic Ash Advisory Centre that conditions in the vicinity of the volcano have deteriorated, making it unsafe to fly.

Virgin will reassess the situation at around 6pm tonight for advice on tomorrow's services. 

Flights cancelled to and from Denpasar (Bali) today, Wednesday 22 July 2015 include:

VA49 MEL-DPS                  0905L

VA41 BNE-DPS                  1005L

VA65 SYD-DPS                   1135L

VA35 ADL-DPS                   1610L

VA59 PER-DPS                   1725L

VA34 DPS-ADL                   1440L

VA60 DPS-PER                   1555L

VA46 DPS-BNE                  2110L

VA70 DPS-SYD                   2210L

VA54 DPS-MEL                  2210L


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