Northern Ireland

George Best Belfast City Airport: Plane makes emergency landing

The five passengers were able to get off the plane without incident after the emergency landing at the airport
Image caption The five passengers were able to get off the plane without incident after the emergency landing at the airport

A plane has had to make an emergency landing at George Best Belfast City Airport.

The Citywing twin propeller plane had just taken off for the Isle of Man when it turned back to land on the main runway.

Its five passengers were able to get off without incident.

The Fire Service said there was an emergency incident at the airport, but they were stood down on their way.

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