When will Brussels Airport reopen?

  • When will Brussels Airport reopen?

When will Brussels Airport reopen?

Delta Air Lines: Delta said its flight DL80 from Atlanta to Brussels "has landed safely at the airport and is parked remotely".

Dubai's Emirates has confirmed its flight EK183 bound for Brussels has been diverted to Dusseldorf, while the inbound flight has been cancelled.

Ryanair is making the most of Charleroi, around 30 miles (48 km) from the Belgian capital and the site of the low-priced Irish carrier's first base in continental Europe.

Etihad has confirmed flights EY055 and EY056, the former that was scheduled to depart Abu Dhabi for Brussels at 0930 hrs (UAE local time) on Wednesday 23 March 2016, will operate through Dusseldorf airport.

Fort Worth Airport is maintaining "heightened vigilance" in light of the bombings in Belgium, a spokesman said, and American Airlines has issued a statement saying its airport employees and crew members are safe. Customers planning to fly to and from this airport should call the reservation desk for the latest flight information.

A forensics officer works in front of the damaged Zaventem Airport terminal in Brussels.

Regarding other parts of Brussels, public transportation isn't fully operational and some streets in the city remain closed because of police activity.

"Our return flight EK184 today from Brussels to Dubai has been cancelled, and our team is contacting affected passengers for rebooking". One flight from Milan was diverted to Maastricht in the Netherlands. Brussels Airlines, which also serves many African destinations, sent five empty planes to Africa to bring back passengers and is rerouting two planes from Africa to Zurich.

Germany's Lufthansa airline extended the cancellation of all its Brussels flights into Monday, March 28, the company said in a statement Thursday, March 24, according to Sputnik News.