Jet makes emergency landing at East Midlands Airport

A Ryanair flight between Stansted and Copenhagen had to make an emergency landing at East Midlands Airport earlier.

Friday, 15th September 2017, 1:17 pm
Updated Friday, 15th September 2017, 1:20 pm
East Midlands Airport

Ryanair has said the plane lost of one of its two nose wheels after take-off.

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A spokesman said: “The aircraft landed safely in East Midlands, customers disembarked and will board a replacement aircraft shortly.”

The Air Accidents Investigation Branch AAIB has confirmed it has sent a team to investigate an occurrence to a Boeing 737 at East Midlands Airport, Leicestershire.