The Federal air transport Agency warned of a possible short-term delays at Moscow airports due to bad weather. About TASS reported in the Federal air transport Agency.
According to the official representative of Department, due to abundant precipitation in the Metropolitan area airports carried out preventive measures and ensure handling of aircraft before flight, necessary for safety.
“In this regard may be short-lived delay in departure of flights (up to 40-60 minutes). As always, we ask passengers in advance to travel to the airports and with understanding and calmness refers to possible delays caused by bad weather”, – he said.
Airports carry out preventive measures on cleaning of snow and ice runways. They are also treated with anti-icing reagents to ensure the required level of the coefficient of friction. Well before the flight to avoid icing of aircraft at the height they pour icing fluid.