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Flights disruptions across Europe for heavy snow

12-21-2010 18:41 BJT

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Heavy snow in Europe continues to cause travel chaos, frustrating passengers who are heading home for Christmas.

The continent's worst bottleneck is London's Heathrow airport, where thousands of travellers are stranded. Eurostar trains have also been delayed or cancelled. Travellers are being urged to stay at home. In France, airlines have been asked to reduce their flights at the two main Paris airport by 30 percent. In Germany, fresh snow has forced its biggest airport, Frankfurt, to suspend takeoffs and landings. Over 270 flights have been cancelled. More snow is forecast in some areas of Britain later Monday, fueling concerns of more disruptions that could have a ripple affect across Europe.

Heavy snow in Europe continues to cause travel chaos, frustrating passengers
who are heading home for Christmas.

Editor:Zheng Limin |Source: CNTV.CN

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