22 May '11, 10pm

New volcanic ash cloud from Iceland may blow across parts of Europe this week, raising fears of new flight chaos

New volcanic ash cloud from Iceland may blow across parts of Europe this week, raising fears of new flight chaos

A cloud of smoke and ash is seen over the Grimsvoetn volcano in Iceland in May 21, 2011. -- PHOTO: AFP REYKJAVIK - SAFETY experts warned Sunday that ash from an erupting Icelandic volcano that closed the country's airspace may blow across large swathes of western Europe, raising fears of new flight chaos. Air safety officials said ash from the Grimsvoetn eruption may reach north Scotland by Tuesday before sweeping across Britain to hit France and Spain two days later. But experts said the impact should not be as far-reaching as 2010, when a similar event caused widespread flight cancellations. Ash deposits were sprinkled over the capital Reykjavik on Sunday, some 400km to the west of the volcano, which has spewed an ash cloud about 20km into the sky. Less than 24 hours after the eruption began late on Saturday, experts and authorities in Iceland said the volcanic activity ...

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straitstimes.com 23 May '11, 12am

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channelnewsasia.com 24 May '11, 11am

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straitstimes.com 24 May '11, 12am

A deserted check-in area is seen at Keflavik airport, Iceland. British Airways and KLM have temporarily suspended flights ...

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