Following the announcement of an approaching tropical cyclone, Oman's Salalah Airport has announced that the facility will be closed to air traffic from midnight tonight (12:00 am on May 25) for at least 24 hours, a report said.
Cyclone Mekunu is approaching Oman's southern coasts, said a report in The Times of Oman citing a statement from the Public Authority for Civil Aviation (Paca).
Depending on weather conditions, the closure could extend further, Paca said.
The Paca added that it is coordinating with other international airlines in the Omani airspace, the report said.
TTN is the most established trade publication in the Middle East distributed on a controlled circulation basis to members of the travel and tourism industry.
Published monthly by Al Hilal Publishing and Marketing Group, the region’s foremost trade publisher, TTN is aimed at professionals in the industry, from travel agents to airline and hotel personnel.
TTN provides in-depth and extensive coverage of relevant issues in the Middle East and North Africa as well as in other parts of the world. Travel related news, analysis, and new appointments together with information on up-coming exhibitions, marketing and promotional campaigns are presented in an innovative and striking colour tabloid.
Every issue also contains a collation of international and regional news and topical features of interest to readers.