Traffic on Al Khan Bridge in Sharjah. Thick fog on Thursday morning in Sharjah and other Emirates. (Image Credit: Ahmed Ramzan/ Gulf News)

Fog impacts air, road travel in UAE

Seven flights cancelled, 107 accidents reported in Dubai

Dubai: Morning fog delayed flights at Dubai International Airport and contributed to 107 road accidents recorded by Dubai Police on Thursday.

Police said they recorded 1,164 calls in the morning until fog lifted, an official said.

An Emirates spokesperson, meanwhile, said fog resulted “in the cancellation of seven flights and the diversion of nine flights at Dubai International...Read more...