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Delays at Gatwick as plane bursts tyre on take-off

17 July 2017, 09:00 | Jan Cross

The flight was forced to burn off fuel by flying around Gatwick before it could return to land

The flight was forced to burn off fuel by flying around Gatwick before it could return to land

FLIGHTS between Jersey and Gatwick were disrupted on Monday after the runway at the London hub was twice closed when a departing plane burst a tyre.

Reuters A tail of an Airbus A320.

All inbound and outbound flights have since been halted for more than an hour with inspectons still taking place on the runway.

Flights are using Gatwick's back-up runway after the airport's main strip was closed following an incident involving an Air Canada Rouge flight to Toronto.

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Shortly after, officials chose to close the airport's main runway for the rest of the day.

On its website the airport says: "The aircraft has landed but our runway is closed to allow for a runway inspection, as is standard procedure in these circumstances".

All flights have been re-routed to the airport's backup runway, setting of delays and cancellations for some travellers.

In an earlier update, at around 3.30pm, Gatwick said: "We apologise as flights for the rest of the day will experience delay and there will be some cancellations". The impact blew a tire before the plane came to a sudden stop.



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