BREAKING Runway 23R closed at Manchester airport due to incident

Manchester runway 23R is closed due to an incident during landing. British Airways Airbus A319 (reg.G-EUPM) flight #BA1370 from London suffered nose gear damage during landing. The aircraft is still stuck on the runway. All flights arrivals and departures are now on runway 23L.

  • UPDATE 1053 UTC Delay now over 45 mins due to aircraft incident on runway.
  • UPDATE 1410 UTC Manchester airport runway 23R back to normal operations soon, tug ready to tow British Airways A320 back to stand.
  • UPDATE 1501 UTC Both runways are now open and operational at Manchester airport. Minor delays are in place while things return to normal.
  • UPDATE 1509 UTC Departures now on 05L & arrivals 05R.