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Bristol airport at standstill after plane skids off runway as lorry fire stalls M40

Bristol airport at standstill after plane skids off runway as lorry fire stalls M40Bristol Airport has advised passengers to contact their airline for the latest flight information, but customers are complaining they have been left without any information.


Plane skids off runway

All flights at Bristol Airport have been halted after an aircraft came off the runway.
Twenty-five people were on board the Embraer 145 jet when the incident occurred at 11.36am on Friday while it was taxiing after landing from Frankfurt, Germany.
An airport spokeswoman said there were no injuries and the plane was towed to an aircraft stand.
Passengers on other flights scheduled to land or take off at Bristol suffered severe disruption as the runway was closed.

 

Bristol airport just cancelled all flights

The IndependentOn the busiest day of the winter for travel, Bristol airport is closed because of an incident involving a BMI jet. The Embraer 145 aircraft had just landed from Frankfurt, an hour behind schedule, and left the runway while taxiing to the terminal.  None of the 25 people on board were hurt.