Stansted security alert

A security alert is issued at Stansted Airport after an easyJet aircraft heading from Hamburg in Germany to Luton is diverted to the Essex based airport.

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Stansted Airport release security statement

A Stansted spokesperson has released a statement after an easyJet plane was diverted to the airport.

“Stansted Airport can confirm an easyJet Airbus A319 diverted into Stansted as precautionary measure at approximately 17:30 this afternoon.

The aircraft, which was flying from Hamburg to Luton, landed safely with Essex Police in attendance. The airport is open and flights are arriving and departing as normal.”

– Spokesperson, Stansted Airport

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