In Chelyabinsk, passengers were unable to fly out of the airport on time due to a snowstorm. Life reports this with reference to Shot.
Eight flights have been delayed so far. Another six planes en route to Chelyabinsk cannot land at the airport. Some flights were redirected to other destinations. For example, a plane from St. Petersburg will land in Yekaterinburg.
The cause was a snowstorm, the consequences of which airport workers continue to struggle with. They don’t have time to clear the snow from the runway.
Due to the delay, many passengers are forced to wait at the airport for several hours. Employees provided people with water and hot meals.