BA engine doors 'left unlatched'

An interim report says engine-covering doors on both engines on the smoke-trailing British Airways plane in last week's Heathrow landing drama had been left unlatched during maintenance.

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Heathrow's northern runway remains closed

Heathrow Airport's northern runway remains closed after a BA flight was forced to make an emergency landing.

The BA plane pictured on Heathrow's northern runway after it landed and the passengers and crew were removed. Credit: ITV News

After the BA flight landed, emergency vehicles surrounded the plane and emergency chutes were deployed.

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