Breaking News: Flight from Alicante to Cardiff declares emergency

Vueling flight VY1241 from Alicante to Cardiff declared an emergency while in the air.

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'Technical issue' caused flight from Alicante to Cardiff to declare emergency

A flight from Alicante to Cardiff declared an emergency while in the air earlier today because of a technical issue.

Vueling explained that the problem was detected before landing.

137 passengers were on board.

A technical issue was detected before landing and following all safety procedures the Captain requested for a priority landing.

The aircraft has landed safely and passengers have disembarked as usual.

We had 137 passengers on board.

– Vueling spokesperson

The aeroplane landed safely at Cardiff airport at 11:27 am.

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