Passengers planning to use Edinburgh Airport today have been advised to contact their airline carrier as the airport remains closed following the discovery of a "potentially suspicious" package in what is believed to be passenger luggage.
Some vehicles appear to have been allowed to leave the airport, according to Twitter user @WaleJamie who said that no cars, buses or taxis were being allowed access into the site.
Edinburgh Airport is closed & not accepting incoming flights. Passengers should not to travel to the airport. Please contact your airline.
Edinburgh Airport is currently closed as we continue to investigate an incident. More info: http://t.co/VGiDNySZVB
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Greater Manchester Police said "inquiries are ongoing to fully understand the circumstances of the incident."