Airspace over Lisbon closed due to ‘technical anomaly’ on TAP flight

in Regional · 07-03-2019 09:48:00 · 0 Comments
Airspace over Lisbon closed due to ‘technical anomaly’ on TAP flight

The airspace over Lisbon airport was closed on Tuesday for 23 minutes after an aircraft suffered a technical anomaly shortly after takeoff from the Portuguese capital.

A TAP flight to Bologna Italy was forced to turn back to Lisbon airport after detecting the issue, forcing the closure of the runway. Eleven incoming flights were delayed and five diverted to Porto airport due to the incident.


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