Sheremetyevo twice reduced flights due to snow

Moscow Sheremetyevo airport caters to two times fewer flights than they should, due to the bad weather in the capital. About this TASS said a source in the aviation industry.

He noted that in the harbors accumulates a queue for departure — about six to eight aircraft.

“In an hour it produces about 20 runway operations is 55, which are carried out under favorable weather conditions,” — said the Agency interlocutor.

Earlier it was reported that from-for a strong snowfall in Moscow have detained about 100 flights. In the city has increased the number of road accidents. As the Agency notes, December 1 in the city fell more than a fifth of the monthly norm of precipitation.