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divert

i. An expression used in air traffic control meaning, “Proceed to alternate airfield or carrier as specified.”
ii. To change the target, mission, or destination of an airborne flight.
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As per details, all commercial vehicles coming from Karachi Airport towards Stadium via Karsaz will be diverted towards Balouch Colony, U' turn from Tipu Sultan Bridge towards Shaheed-e-Millat Road to approach Jail Flyover, University Road, Gharibabad etc.
The runway closure has caused some flights to be diverted to other airports in the area and there will be delays to some departing flights.
At the junction the diverted traffic travels eastbound along the B4114 to its junction with the A446 Stonebridge Road.
Some Glan Clwyd patients were also diverted to Ysbyty Gwynedd to assist.
Airport operator Hermes said five flights were diverted since 9am because of the poor visibility at Larnaca airport.
Flights were diverted to Al Maktoum International at Dubai World Central, Al Ain Airport, Abu Dhabi's Al Bateen Executive Airport, Bahrain, Qatar and Oman.
Normal operations resumed at around 3pm and flights diverted to neighbouring countries were allowed to complete their journey.
The most recent occurrence was Thursday, May 30, when ambulances were diverted from Aintree to another hospital from 1.
The Qantas Boeing 767 travelling from the northern city of Darwin to Brisbane was diverted to Mount Isa in western Queensland state on Sunday, a spokeswoman said.
A flight from Turkey was diverted to Birmingham on Saturday and a dozen other flights were delayed as airport staff spent 40 minutes chasing the animal.
Second: Starting from 6 am on Sunday and until the end of the ceremony traffic will be diverted in the following roads:
But people logging on were diverted to the Wild Girls website which offered a free tour of the explicit adult content.