Kolkata: Operations at Netaji Subhas
Chandra Bose International airport here came to a halt for 45
minutes this afternoon due to inclement weather, airport
Flights were affected between 12.30 pm and 1.15 pm due
to thundersquall. The Met had issued a warning in this regard.
An Air India flight from Guwahati to Kolkata circled
over the airport for about 45 minutes before it was permitted
to land at 1.20 pm.
Three private airlines on different routes hovered in
the sky before they were permitted to land after the storm.
Outgoing flights were also stopped.
Normal operations were restored after the storm had
passed, sources added.