Moscow airports cancel flights
More than 80 flights have been postponed at Moscow’s airports due to bad weather.
More than 80 flights have been delayed or canceled.
Vnukovo airport has canceled six flights, Sheremetievo canceled 61 flights and delayed 20, Domodedovo delayed 17 flights and canceled 12, new agency Tass reports.
Due to an unfavorable weather forecast, Russia’s major air carrier Aeroflot canceled 4 flights from Sheremetievo.
Moscow’s weather worsened abruptly after 15:00 local time.
Wind measures 12 meters per second, with air temperatures at 12 degrees below freezing. Fifteen thousand snowplows and trucks are removing snow from Moscow streets.