Fog at Auckland Airport has delayed a number of regional
flights this morning.
Auckland Airport spokesman Simon Lambourne said flight
restrictions were put in place around 5am and 11 regional
arrivals and six regional departures had been delayed.
Main trunk flights and international flights had not been
affected by the fog, he said.
Passengers were advised to check the airport's website
iPhone App for the latest flight arrival and departure
Air New Zealand spokeswoman Brigitte Ransom said the fog had
caused disruption to the airline's regional Link services.
‘‘One return service between Auckland and Rotorua has been
cancelled and several services have been delayed."
MetService duty forecaster Liz Walsh said the fog was patchy
and was looking like it would remain until around 9am, when
southwesterly winds would dissipate the fog.
- Brendan Manning of APNZ