BEIJING, Dec. 5 — RIA Novosti, Oleg Ostroukhov.Thick fog covered the Chinese capital by mid-day Monday canceled or delayed more than 200 flights out of Beijing airport "Beijing Capital", said the airport administration.
As at 09.00 local time (05.00 MSK) visibility in the "Beijing Capital" was a thousand to 1.5 thousand meters, it has worsened to 10.30, as reported at the airport, up to 800 meters.
As of 13.30 (09.30 MSK) from Beijing airport was canceled flight 116 flights, including six international. Aircraft flight 112 flights, including 16 international, has been delayed.
Reduced visibility due to fog was in the Chinese capital as early as Sunday. Were canceled 82 flights, 54 more flight departures were delayed.