Flight operations at HSIA to remain close for 5 hrs a night from Feb 2
Published : Wednesday, 1 February, 2023 at 2:18 PM Count : 670
Flights operation at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport (HSIA) in Dhaka will remain closed for five hours every day from February 2 due to upgrade of the runway lighting system.
The order will remain in force till April 3.
Airport executive director Mohammad Kamrul Islam said the runway will be closed from 2am to 7am. The flights have been rescheduled during this period.
The airport authorities said they have been taken an initiative to set up central line light in the runway. It will increase the capacity in flight management.
Usually, seven to eight flights operate in this time which have been rescheduled.