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St Helena Airport continues to battle wind shear problem

Posted 28 July 2016 · Add Comment

Technical staff are continuing to work at St Helena Airport to mitigate the challenges of wind shear.

The Governor is continuing to hold weekly meetings with the senior technical and planning staff in order to combat the issues.
 
Specialised equipment is due to be installed at the runway to monitor weather conditions.
 
Whilst solutions are still being searched after, medevac flights and smaller aircraft continue to operate at St Helena Airport. 
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