Day time all weather operations for domestic commercial flights from Chennai Airport will commence from today at 6 AM(6th December, 2015). DGCA will review the situation for night operations later today.
Four ferry flights that were parked at Chennai Airport departed for Delhi, Mumbai and Port Blair yesterday (Saturday) while one Cargo flight Singcargo B747 departed for Singapore via Bangalore. In addition to this, four more flights have departed from Chennai upto 1700 hrs on Saaturday.
, Chennai airport was made available for Day, VFR (Visual Flight Rules) operations for technical, ferry and relief flights by Friday evening, and the Runways and the Taxiways were cleared of water. Restoration of Airport Systems, CNS equipment, IT systems, Met equipment is in progress to resume IFR (Instrument Flight Rules) operations for all flights.