Bali Airport operates normally


08 December 2017 09:00 local Bali time Bali Airport operates as normal Mount Agung spewed smoke on 08 December 2017 at 07:59 WITA local Bali time, grey clouds, mid pressure and height lk. 2100 meters above its summit towards the west. Status is Level Four IV. VONA is Orange.  Bali Ngurah Rai Airport operates as normal. Source: https://magma.vsi.esdm.go.id/...

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Bali Air Quality


Bali Air Quality 04 December 2017 09:00 local Bali time Air Monitoring Quality System is installed at Abang Village in Karangasem Regency. Tests showed Air Quality of 19 ppm.  This quality is better than the typical Air Quality of metropolitan cities at 56 ppm.  Source : team Ministry of Environment...

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Useful Contact Details


03 December 2017 12:00 local Bali time Bali Tourism Hospitality Task Force once again informs its contact details. BALI TOURISM HOSPITALITY Task Force Div 3 Information & Media Cente Address: Bali Tourism Board Building Jalan Raya Puputan No.41 Renon, Denpasar, Bali 80235. 24 hour Contact Center Phone Call & WhatsApp +6281246119889 +6287754689166 www.indonesia.travel/agung www.BaliTourismBoard.or.id in English/Indonesian http://weibo.cn/balitourism in Mandarin Youtube: Bali Go Live Facebook: https://m.facebook.com/indonesiatravel/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/indtravel/ Twitter: @indtravel Email: BaliTourismHospitality@gmail.com Proudly powered by: Ministry of Tourism, Bali Government Tourism Office and Bali Tourism Board....

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Volunteers


02 December 2017 18:00 local Bali time Students and faculty from the Sekolah Tinggi Pariwisata Bali (STP) – the Bali Tourism Institute, have been playing a lead and proactive role in mitigating the negative impact of the continuing highly active state of the Mount Agung volcano. Dewa Gede Ngurah Byomantara, the chairman of STP Nusa Dua, said, “We have prepared 162 STP Bali students and 33 teachers to help mitigate (the crisis) through the Bali Tourism Hospitality Media Center. We have provided training, a set of standard operating procedures for crisis mitigation, and also familiarised them with the psychology of service.” The 162 student…...

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Immigration Assistance


02 December 2017 09:00 local Bali time During the temporary closing of Bali Ngurah Rai Airportduring the eruption of Mount Agung, the Director General of Immigration granted extensions to foreigners who, due to the lack of a departing flight, overstayed the period of their original visa. Agung Sampurno, a spokesman for the Director General of Immigration, said on Tuesday, November 28, 2017: “In connection the eruption of Mount Agung, the Ngurah Rai Immigration Office has been given the authority to grant stay permits to foreign visitors in situations of force majeure allowing extensions until such a time as they are able to depart…...

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OFFICIAL STATEMENT


OFFICIAL STATEMENT Nomor : 967/GIPIBALI - BTB/K - XI /2017 The Bali To urism Hospitality Task Force informs that the Indonesian Government has closed Bali’s Ngurah Rai International Airport starting from 7:15 am local time on Monday, November 27, 2017 until 7:00 am on Tuesday, November 28, 2017 . The decision to close the airport was taken after careful consideration by national aviation authorities, the Center for Geological Disaster Mitigation and the Darwin Volcanic Ash Advisory Center. While the sun is shining and there is little sign of vo lcanic ash in the southern regions of Bali, evidence of volcanic ash at higher…...

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Bali Airport Still Open for Business


26 November 2017 at 13:00 local Bali time Most Flights to and From Bali Operating to Schedule. Jetstar Cancels Flights Only to Restore Schedule Hours Later. Situation Under Constant Review National Air Navigation Service (Airnav Indonesia) reports that the latest eruption of Mount Agung that began on Tuesday, November 21, 2017, and escalated on the evening of November 25 has not had a marked effect on aviation in and out of the Island of Bali. A press conference was held at Bali’s Ngurah Rai Airport on Sunday, November 26 at 1PM local time attended by the Airport Authority, representatives of the Indonesian Weather…...

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Official Statement


    OFFICIAL STATEMENT   Nomor : 966/GIPIBALI-BTB/K-XI /2017     Letting Off Some Steam   Latest Update: Mount Agung Eruption Tuesday, 21 November 2017   (21 November 2017) At 5:05 pm on Tuesday afternoon, 21 November 2017, Bali’s Mount Agung began spewing clouds of gray smoke to a height estimated at 700-meters above the 3,031-meter mountain’s peak.   The billowing cloud of steam, carbon dioxide and volcanic ash was traveling in a southeasterly direction.   The latest eruption occurring several weeks of reduced seismic activity surrounding the volcano is viewed by experts observers from the Geologic Disaster Mitigation Agency (PVMBG) as a “phreatic” or “cold” eruption resulting when water penetrates cracks and vents on the mountain’s surface producing minor localized explosions…...

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Letting Off Some Steam


Latest Update: Mount Agung Eruption Tuesday, 21 November 2017 (21 November 2017) At 5:05 pm on Tuesday afternoon, 21 November 2017, Bali’s Mount Agung began spewing clouds of gray smoke to a height estimated at 700-meters above the 3,031-meter mountain’s peak. The billowing cloud of steam, carbon dioxide and volcanic ash was traveling in a southeasterly direction. The latest eruption occurring several weeks of reduced seismic activity surrounding the volcano is viewed by experts observers from the Geologic Disaster Mitigation Agency (PVMBG) as a “phreatic” or “cold” eruption resulting when water penetrates cracks and vents on the mountain’s surface producing minor localized explosions that send steam and sulphur dioxide into…...

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Gunung Agung Meletus Freatik


Gunung Agung yang meletus pada Selasa (21/11/2017) pukul 17:05 WITA, termasuk letusan jenis freatik. Tinggi asap kelabu tebal dengan tekanan sedang maksimum 700 meter.  Letusan freatik terjadi akibat adanya uap air bertekanan tinggi. Uap air tersebut terbentuk seiring dengan pemanasan air bawah tanah atau air hujan yang meresap ke dalam tanah di dalam kawah kemudian kontak langsung dengan magma. Letusan freatik disertai dengan asap, abu dan material yang ada di dalam kawah.  Letusan freatik sulit diprediksi. Bisa terjadi tiba-tiba dan seringkali tidak ada tanda-tanda adanya peningkatan kegempaan. Beberapa kali gunungapi di Indonesia meletus freatik saat status gunungapi tersebut Waspada (level 2) seperti…...

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