Nyepi, Lombok Intl Airport Suspends 16 Flights

Nyepi, Lombok Intl Airport Suspends 16 Flights

Suaranusa.com, Praya—  Lombok International Airport (LIA) will be affected because of Nyepi Day on Saturday (17/03/2018). The reason is, I Gusti Ngurah Rai International Airport in Denpasar, Bali will be closing during Nyepi.

The closure of Ngurah Rai’s Airport Denpasar delivered to Airline and the airport around the world through Notice To Airman (NOTAM) Number: A0117/18 NOTAMN, I Gusti Ngurah Rai International Airport.

At the Notice to Airman explained that the flight activities at Ngurah Rai’s Airports would close starting tomorrow (Saturday) morning at  06.00 AM until Sunday 18 March 2018 at 06.00 AM .

LIA Authorities confirmed that will still operate to all the airports, except Ngurah Rai’s airport due to airport closure.

“16 flight activities on the Lombok – Denpasar or Denpasar – Lombok route are postponed during Nyepi. All the flights are GA7049, IW1857, JT659, IW1851, GA451, IW1963, JT955, and GA7053,” said LIA’s PR, Putri Muslimah, Friday (16/3/2018)

The General Manager of Angkasa Pura (AP-1) LIA, Gusti Ngurah Ardita said that the closure of Ngurah Rai’s Airport is routine activites every year since 2000 caused by Nyepi Day.

(Kur-Leb, heb)