The Chennai airport which remained closed for fourteen hours since November
25 th night due to cyclonic storm crossing the coast near the airport resumed
service at 9.00 hours on November 26th according to airport sources.
The British Airways flight from London was the first to hand after the
operations resumed at the Chennai's airport this morning.
The airport suspended operations at 21.00 hours on
November 25th as the cyclone Nivar was heading to North Tamil Nadu coast. Now
that the cyclone had crossed the coast in the early hours of November 26th, the
Airport has resumed operations. For the last twelve hours, the flights bound
for Chennai were diverted either to Coimbatore or Bengaluru airports.