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Flybe flight lands safety at Newquay Airport

A Flybe plane landed safely at Newquay Airport. Credit: ITV News West Country

A plane landed safely at Newquay Airport in Cornwall last night, after the pilot reported a hydraulic fuel leak.

All passengers disembarked safely from the London Gatwick flight, and there are no reports of any injuries.

Cornwall Fire and Rescue Service was mobilised to the scene at around 9:30pm but the incident had already been dealt with by the airport fire service.

Plane makes emergency landing at Newquay Airport

A plane made an emergency landing at Newquay Airport in Cornwall last night, after the pilot reported a hydraulic fuel leak. All passengers disembarked safely from the London Gatwick flight, and there are no reports of any injuries.

Cornwall Fire and Rescue Service was mobilised to the scene at around 9:30pm but the incident had already been dealt with by the airport fire service.

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First EasyJet flight due into Newquay

Departures at Newquay Airport Credit: ITV News West Country

The first ever EasyJet flight into Newquay Airport is due at 0820 this morning.

It's coming from London Southend and will be flown in by Liskeard-born pilot Richard Andrews. EasyJet is hoping 20,000 people will use the service this summer.

Flight prices start at around £23 each way.

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