Fog halts flights at Auckland and Wellington airports

Fog has affected flights at both Auckland and Wellington airports tonight.

A Wellington Airport spokesperson told 1 News fog has affected flights, and Air New Zealand had suspended check in for flights. 

The airport tweeted that flights were delayed and some cancelled due to low cloud and recommended passengers refer to their airline or check live flight information.

Meanwhile, three domestic flights out of Auckland were also turned back or delayed because of fog, an Auckland Airport spokesperson said.

Source: Auckland Rescue Helicopter Trust