Malaysia Airlines cancels three Jakarta flights

21:44, November 10, 2010      

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Malaysia Airlines (MAS) was forced to cancel three flights between Kuala Lumpur and Jakarta here on Wednesday due to spreading volcanic ash from Mount Merapi.

MAS said in a statement here on Wednesday that a flight from Jakarta to Kuala Lumpur on Thursday would also be canceled while flights to Jogjakarta and Bandung remained halted.

MAS had canceled a few flights to Jakarta, Jogjakarta and Bandung since Nov. 6 due to severe volcanic ash surrounding Indonesia but some of them were later resumed following improved air condition.

MAS offered three options to passengers concerned, including requiring a full refund, or exchanging tickets, or rebooking on later flights.

Soruce: Xinhua

(Editor:王寒露)

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