Qantas 747-400. Photo: Courtesy, Qantas. Airline operations in Australia and New Zealand were thrown into chaos by ash from Chile’s Puyehue-Cordon Caulle Volcano. Qantas and Jetstar canceled all operations from Melbourne, Tasmania and to and within New Zealand Sunday and into Monday, while other airlines limited operations in the affected areas. The ash cloud now stretches almost around the globe in the roaring forties latitudes and is located between 6,000 m. and 10,600 m. ...

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