Volcanic ash from Iceland now expected to affect flights in U.S.

Posted By: The Ski Channel on April 16, 2010 10:03 am

As we reported yesterday, the ash from the volcanic eruption in Iceland was wreaking havoc on air travel across Northern Europe.  Now, today, because of those disruptions, the Federal Aviation Administration has said that now flights in North America are likley to be affected today.  Currently, the FAA is working with several airlines to reroute flights around the huge cloud of ash, which streches for hundreds of miles.  For updated travel information, head over to the FAA’s website or to the individual airline website.