According to the data available on the Dubai Airport website, two flights to Chennai - flydubai FZ8517 and 6E66 IndiGo are listed as late.
The IndIGo 6E 8497 that was supposed to leave Dubai at 10.55pm on Wednesday has been canceled.
The Airports Authority of India said on Wednesday that all airline operations at Chennai airport were halted for 12 hours from Wednesday evening due to Hurricane Nevar, which is expected to cross the coast between Tamil Nadu and Puducherry within the next few hours.
Chennai International Airport announced on Twitter on Wednesday that “due to the operations of the #CycloneNivar aircraft at #AAI #Chennaiairport, they will remain suspended from 19:00 hours on 25.11.2020 to 07:00 hours on 26.11.2020”.
She added, "The decision was taken in view of the safety aspects of passengers and the danger of approaching the hurricane."
"All international and domestic operations and cargo operations will remain suspended until 07:00 on 26.11.2020 and passengers are asked to check with the concerned airline (companies) for an update."