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Birmingham Airport suspends flights as plane leaves runway

All flights have been suspended from Birmingham Airport after a plane skidded off of the runway Photo: PA

All flights have been suspended from Birmingham Airport after a plane skidded off of the runway.

Monarch flight ZB467 arrived from Nice at 13.11hrs today, as the plane was taxiing down the runway it skidded off onto the grass.

Birmingham Airport released this statement:

We can confirm that an incident involving Monarch flight ZB467 arriving from Nice and operated by AURELA Airlines occurred at 13.11 this afternoon. At the present time, airfield services are assisting the airline crew. Flights are currently suspended. More information will be provided as soon as it becomes available.

– BIRMINGHAM AIRPORT

– Birmingham Airport
The Airport say all passengers are unharmed and have been transferred to the terminal Credit: ITV Central

The Airport say all passengers are unharmed and have been transferred to the terminal where they are awaiting their luggage.

It is not known when flights will resume.

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