Scotland’s Aberdeen Airport closed after heavy rain damages runway

Aberdeen Airport was closed Jan. 7 after extreme rainfall caused problems with the runway surface. An inspection of the runway shortly after 5 p.m. local discovered a 35cm/13in area of bubbling of the tarmac on the sole 1950m/6400ft runway’s centerline. The resulting closure led to 22 incoming...
Alan Dron

Based in London, Alan is Europe & Middle East correspondent at Air Transport World.

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