On 25 September, Pisa Airport was evacuated and closed due to a big forest fire close to the airport. The airport, however, briefly reopened in the evening.
On 26 September, it has been decided that the airport will remain closed for commercial traffic. Several airlines were forced to cancel their flights to and from the Italian airport.
For information on flight delays and cancellations, please contact your airline.
+++ Stop flights take off from #Pisa international airport until 7.40 pm. Due to the arson in the close hills. For further informations about flight schedule contact air company https://t.co/OWpXCv3wXH pic.twitter.com/7FvgxbkHmI
— Il Tirreno (@iltirreno) September 25, 2018
Pisa Airport will remain closed to commercial traffic for some or all of September 26. Contact your airline for more details. https://t.co/rmkzDBhISu
— ConsolatoUSA Firenze (@USCGFlorence) September 26, 2018