Heavy fog that hung over the city on Tuesday morning led to diversion of some flights at the international airport here.
A Tiruchi-bound Air Asia flight from Kuala Lumpur with 152 passengers on board was diverted to Kochi. The flight was scheduled to land around 8.55 a.m, when it was diverted to Kochi. The flight later arrived in Tiruchi at 10.55 a.m., said airport sources. Indigo and Alliance Air flights from Chennai returned to Chennai due to poor visibility.