Snowfall, blizzard and strong wind made changes to the schedule of flights of Irkutsk airport. It is closed by meteorological conditions.
Several sorties were delayed for a later time, and the planes that were supposed to land in Irkutsk were redirected to spare airfields.
Technicians cleaned the runway. The aircraft are additionally treated with liquid from icing. In addition, because of weather conditions, temporarily restricted the movement along the federal highway Baikal. First of all, it touched passes on the Kultuk tract, on the Irkutsk-Baikalsk segment.