17 July 2015 – The closures were sparked by eruptions at Mount Raung and Mount Gamalama.
On Thursday evening officials ordered shut the airports serving Surabaya and Malang in East Java – near Raung – and Ternate in North Maluku, near Gamalama.
Thousands remain stranded at other airports includingat Surabaya, Indonesia’s second biggest city.
Two other airports have remained closed since last week – Banyuwangi and Jember near Raung.
Eid holiday marks the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.
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