Operations were halted between 6:30 and 7:00 (local time) at London Gatwick.
Air traffic was halted after a pilot reported a debris on runway following an emergency landing of a Virgin Atlantic Airbus A332 (reg. G-VWND). Airport services launched a runway inspection.
- UPDATE 09:25 LT Flight delays expected until early afternoon.
- UPDATE 07:07 LT The runway was closed for approx. 30 mins, delays are expected.
- UPDATE 07:03 LT Air Traffic is resuming, TUI #BY4524 is the first to take off.