Tag: volcanic ash

New volcanic ash ‘eruption’ threatens Europe airspace

Volcanic ash could reach Europe in days A plume of ash from an erupting volcano in Iceland is being blown south towards Britain and could reach the airspace over mainland Europe later in the week, meteorological experts said. The eruption…

Volcanic Ash: Europe Flights Grounded Day Three

BBC News 04/17/10 Virtually all of Europe’s major airports remain closed as a huge plume of volcanic ash drifts south and east across the continent from Iceland. Millions of air travellers are stranded as thousands of flights are being cancelled…