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Flights and ferries cancelled in Istanbul due to strong winds

Several flights and ferries have been cancelled due to a strong Lodos wind in Istanbul, Turkey.

Istanbul's Fast Ferry.
Istanbul’s Fast Ferry. Image by pocketcultures / CC BY 2.0

Turkish Airlines have cancelled around 63 flights on Tuesday and Wednesday in response to the expected high winds around the city’s Atatürk Airport. Maritime traffic has also been affected by the Lodos wind with Istanbul’s Fast Ferry and Sea Bus Company cancelling their inter-city services. Read more: hurriyetdailynews.com