Thick fog causing disruptions to domestic and international flights in Christchurch

Thick fog is causing flight disruptions in Christchurch this morning, leading to multiple domestic and international flights being delayed or cancelled.

Fog blankets Christchurch Airport. Source: 1 NEWS

So far, 12 domestic departing flights have been delayed and one has been cancelled while seven domestic arrivals have been delayed and five more cancelled.

The fog is also impacting international flights with one flight bound for Brisbane already delayed.

Two international flights due to arrive from Australia have also been delayed.