BRUSSELS (AP) — The head of Brussels Airport says a limited number of passenger flights are planned to resume Sunday.
CEO Arnaud Feist made the announcement Saturday in a news conference at a hotel near the airport. He said the first service on Sunday should be three flights operated by Brussels Airlines, Belgium’s leading carrier, to Faro in Portugal, Turin in Italy and Athens.READ MORE: Evacuations Ordered As Crews Battle Vegetation Fire Near Lake Amador
The airport has been closed since the March 22 suicide bombings that killed 16 victims at the airport and another 16 in the Brussels subway and wounded 270 people.READ MORE: NorCal Heatwave Expected To Bring More Triple-Digit Temps To The Valley; No Power Shortages Anticipated
Feist says the country has just lived through “the darkest days in the history of aviation in Belgium.”MORE NEWS: Sacramento Highway 99 Closure Now In Place: How To Get Around It
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