FAA going to restrict the movement of flights during the duration of Chelsea Clinton’s wedding

July 30th, 2010 - 2:59 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt  

chelsea-clinton-marc-mezvinsky Washington DC, July 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In view of Chelsea Clinton’s wedding on the 31st of July to Marc Mezvinsky, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has issued instructions to restrict flights during the duration of the highly anticipated wedding.

The keenly awaited wedding is on Saturday, which is going to be attended by a lot of heavyweights both in the political as well as in the Entertainment arena. There are reports that the US President Barack Obama is not planning to attend the wedding and neither are Ted and Al Gore, who are fighting a divorce battle.

As per the FAA restrictions, the New York skies are going to be clear of the normal passenger flights. There are also reports that many of the celebrities who have been invited to the wedding would be coming to the venue in helicopters, hence the flights restrictions needed to be put in place.

As per FAA the flight restrictions are set for Hudson River Valley in Rhinebeck, New York, and they would start on 31st July - Saturday at 3 p.m., EDT, and will be in effect until Sunday at 3:30 a.m. EDT. The restriction is in place up to 2000 feet and has a radius of 1.5 nautical miles.

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