Birmingham Airport closed after runway incident

Birmingham Airport closed after runway incident

Birmingham Airport has suspended all flights following a runway incident involving a private Cessna airplane. Two casualties were reported by West Midlands Police and the majority of aircraft have been diverted to Manchester Airport. “The incident occurred on arrival into the Airport and the emergency services are in attendance,” a spokesperson for Birmingham Airport said. “The airport is currently closed. If you are due to travel to the airport this evening, please contact your airline for further guidance and do not come to the airport at this time.”

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