What is Eyjfjallajokull volcano that has created havoc around the globe? And how it has affected the air services ?
re-freezing sticking to the rear blades, affecting performance and perhaps stopping the engine Moreover, the ash may sandblast the outside of the plane, including making
windows opaque and damaging instruments.
A vast, high-altitude cloud of volcanic ash continued to spread over northern Europe on Friday as airspace and Europes busiest airports remained closed and thousands of
flights and millions of passengers around the world from North America to Asia were affected.
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