8 Sep, 2015 @ 14:14
1 min read

Gibraltar Airport runway resurfacing to cause cross-border delays

Gibraltar Runway

Gibraltar RunwayGIBRALTAR commuters are likely to experience rush-hour delays when runway resurfacing work begins on Friday.

Queues of up to 30 minutes are expected, with nearby residents likely to experience some noise.

The airport work will last daily from 10pm until 10am.

The resurfacing, the first at the runway for almost 25 years, will benefit commercial and military flights.

Staff Reporter

DO YOU HAVE NEWS FOR US at Spain’s most popular English newspaper - the Olive Press? Contact us now via email: newsdesk@theolivepress.es or call 951 273 575. To contact the newsdesk out of regular office hours please call +34 665 798 618.


  1. As well as cross border delays,m surely this will adversely affect the daily flights that come into and fly from Gibraltar airport. What will happen about these, and how will they work around it?

  2. Will this not also adversely affect flights in and out of Gibraltar Airport. How, if they are resurfacing the runway between 10am and 10pm, will flights be able to land and takeoff at the two prime time of 11am – 12 and 7 – 8pm

  3. And not the first resurfacing in 25 years, its been going on regularly at night both before and after the MOD passed the responsibility for the airport to the Gibraltar Government.

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Gibraltar port wallpaper e
Previous Story

Gibraltar maritime heads dock at London International Shipping Week

The dukes Sevilla palace
Next Story

Spanish nobility’s palace welcomed Syrian refugee families to move in

Latest from Gibraltar

Go toTop

More From The Olive Press