West Country flights affected by Brussels airport explosions

Explosions at Brussels airport has grounded flights from the West Country. One flight from Bristol airport to Brussels was already in the air when the blasts occurred and had to be diverted.

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Bristol to Brussels flights cancelled after explosions in Brussels

Flights to other destinations are going ahead as planned. Credit: ITV News

All air traffic in and out of Brussels airport has been temporarily suspended after two explosions in the departure area this morning (22 March).

People are being warned not to come to the airport area.

One flight from Bristol was already in the air when the blasts occurred- that service has had to be diverted elsewhere.

There were two more flights from Bristol to Brussels planned for later today - these have now been cancelled.

  • 1040: cancelled
  • 1730: cancelled

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