ALL TUI flights to and from La Palma have been canceled until February 2022.
The decision was made because of the disruption caused by Cumbre Vieja volcano erupts.
TUI canceled flights up to and including February 10, 2022. The next scheduled flight is February 17, 2022.
All affected customers are being offered a Full refund or chance to rebook.
Other arrival flights Canary island is ongoing, so Britons with reservations to Tenerife, Gran Canaria and Fuerteventura will not be affected.
A TUI spokesman said: “Due to the ongoing situation, we have unfortunately had to cancel all flights to La Palma departing up to and including 10 February 2022.
“All affected customers will be contacted directly to discuss their options.
“The next scheduled flight to La Palma is February 17, 2022.
“We would like to reassure customers upon arrival in any of the other Canary Islands that our flights are currently operating as planned, however, we will continue to monitor the situation and contact them if Their vacation is affected.
“We want to thank our customers for their patience and understanding during this time.”
The volcano It first erupted on September 19, making it the longest volcanic eruption in La Palma’s history.
Authorities on the island ordered a 4-hour mass lockdown on Monday to protect residents from the toxic gases that have built up.
Ash and gas are flying nearly four miles into the air.
TUI canceled flights for the first half of October because of the volcano.
The holiday operator also announced it can reduce more flights as a result of travel uncertainty caused by the pandemic.
TUI will follow in the footsteps of British Airways, which has eliminated more than 2,000 flights until February.
The same, similar, Ryanair has canceled all flights to and from Morocco until February.
The Morocco The government has issued a ban on foreign flights until next week as the world races to get the new Omicron variant, but Ryanair has decided to extend the timeframe due to a “lack of clarity” from the country this.
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