Flight to Wales makes emergency landing in Paris

A plane en route to Wales has been forced to make an emergency landing in Paris.

The Flybe service, which was flying from Geneva to Cardiff, landed unexpectedly in France shortly before 4pm today.

According to passengers on the plane there were 67 people on board the low-cost airline's flight when it landed at Paris Orly International Airport.

Among them was Luke Broadley, who was returning to the UK from a skiing holiday, and tweeted about the incident.

Mr Broadley wrote:

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On @flybe flight to @cardiff_airport from Geneva just made emergency landing in Paris. Firemen swarming around aircraft

He later tweeted:

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All offloaded and heading to terminal. @flybe crew have been fantastic throughout

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