Travel

11
Apr
7:35 UTC

Sudan Tactical: Khartoum International Airport to close runway between 09:00-13:00 (local time) on April 12; confirm itineraries

Please be advised

  • Reports citing an official notice by the Sudanese Civil Aviation Authority indicate that the Khartoum International Airport will be closed on April 12 between 09:00 – 13:00 (local time).
  • The operations at the airport are reportedly expected to resume regularly from 13:00.
  • The authorities reportedly stated that they coordinated with airlines to minimize effects on passengers.
  • The airport’s closure is due to planned maintenance work on its runway.

Recommendations

Those traveling through Khartoum International Airport are advised to allot extra time for travel and to confirm itineraries, anticipating possible delays and cancellations on April 12.

COUNTRY RISK LEVEL High
AFFECTED AREA Khartoum, Sudan
INCIDENT RISK LEVEL Low
STRENGTH OF SOURCE Credible

Please be advised

  • Reports citing an official notice by the Sudanese Civil Aviation Authority indicate that the Khartoum International Airport will be closed on April 12 between 09:00 – 13:00 (local time).
  • The operations at the airport are reportedly expected to resume regularly from 13:00.
  • The authorities reportedly stated that they coordinated with airlines to minimize effects on passengers.
  • The airport’s closure is due to planned maintenance work on its runway.

Recommendations

Those traveling through Khartoum International Airport are advised to allot extra time for travel and to confirm itineraries, anticipating possible delays and cancellations on April 12.

COUNTRY RISK LEVEL High
AFFECTED AREA Khartoum, Sudan
INCIDENT RISK LEVEL Low
STRENGTH OF SOURCE Credible