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Video of the volcanic ash cloud over Europe

Here’s some great footage showing the ash cloud floating over Northern Europe that has disrupted air travel for fear of planes with clogged engines plummeting from the sky. The cloud has spread over Scandinavia as well as parts of England, the Northern European continent, and as far East as Russia.

The last time Eyjafjallajokull erupted in 1821 it lasted for two years.

NASA Satelitte pics here

More coverage at the New York Times Lede Blog