Sydney is experiencing a severe dust storm today
(Wednesday, 23 September) which is impacting the majority of both
international and domestic flight arrivals and departures.
There are severe delays to all flights, and all
international flight arrivals have been diverted to Brisbane or
Melbourne this morning.
It is expected that there will be
severe ongoing delays to both international and domestic services
throughout the day.
domestic services have now recommenced, there will continue to be
severe delays to all outbound domestic flights from Sydney
Passengers should continue to travel to the
airport, for their scheduled flights (to or from Sydney), but to
expect severe delays to their travel.
Airlines are encouraging any
passengers with non-essential travel arrangements, to reconsider
their travel plans for the day.
Qantas passengers wishing to cancel their
flights today (domestic only) will be offered a refund or the
opportunity to change their booking without penalty.
Passengers should contact their local
airline office for the latest information regarding any
flights that may concern them.
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