Volcanic eruptions from Mount Agung, has caused closure of main airport in Bali Island of Indenesia. Indonesian authorities have issued the highest-level warning after the volcanic eruption and evacuated thousands of residents living nearby.
Bali is an island and province of Indonesia. Ngurah Rai is the main airport of Bali and the third busiest airport in Indonesia. Flights were canceled for 24 hours from 7.15 am Monday local time, stranding roughly 59,000 domestic and international passengers, according to the airport’s latest report.
Though the sun is shining and there is little sign of volcanic ash in the southern regions of Bali, evidence of volcanic ash at higher altitudes on aviation approach and departure paths has prompted the decision to close the airport