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Flight delays after plane bursts tyre on airport landing

Flights into Glasgow Airport have been delayed after a plane burst a tyre on landing.

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Flights into Glasgow Airport have been delayed after a plane burst a tyre on landing.

The “technical issue” left a runway blocked and forced at least one flight into a holding pattern.

The airport fire service attended the plane and passengers disembarked once it was safe to do so.

A spokesperson for the airport said the runway has now been cleared.

He added: “An easyJet aircraft arriving from Malaga suffered a technical issue on landing. Our emergency services attended as is standard practice


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