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Doncaster's Robin Hood Airport re-opens after landing incident

Doncaster's Robin Hood Airport has re-opened, after a plane suffered a problem during landing.

The LinksAir flight, returning from Belfast City Airport, had an issue with the undercarriage as it tried to land and a passenger was taken to hospital for checks after the incident.

Passengers have been advised to contact their airline before travelling from the airport, services were expected to resume mid-afternoon.

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Doncaster Airport closed after landing difficulties

Robin Hood airport in Doncaster is closed after an aircraft made a "difficult" landing.

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The Links Air flight, returning to Doncaster from Belfast City Airport, suffered a problem with the undercarriage as it came in to land at around 7.30pm this evening, a statement on the airport's website said.

A passenger on board has been taken to hospital for checks.

The aircraft remained alongside the runway until air accident investigators finish their inspection.

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