A runway at Auckland Airport that was closed for repairs this afternoon has now reopened.
Update: The Auckland Airport runway is now open, after being closed for maintenance. Thank you for your patience. Please check with your airline for flight updates. https://t.co/hXyuseFD67— Auckland Airport (@AKL_Airport) February 6, 2020
A spokesperson said the maintenance work had disrupted both flight arrivals and departures.
Some flights had to be diverted.
The runway at Auckland Airport has been closed for a short time for maintenance to be carried out. This may impact some arriving and departing flights, and we apologise for the inconvenience. Please contact your airline for flight updates. https://t.co/hXyuseFD67— Auckland Airport (@AKL_Airport) February 6, 2020
Passengers should contact their airline for updates on how their flights may be affected.