Terminals A & Z in Frankfurt airport being evacuated for unknown reasons pic.twitter.com/ZEfqavmuPt
— nado (@nadia_1_) August 31, 2016
Area A in Terminal 1 in Frankfurt airport has been evacuated over bomb alert.
According to Bild, the airport switched on loudspeakers with the message: “All visitors are asked to leave the building immediately! Levels 1 and 2 of the terminal to be evacuated.”
— Mina Maged (@MinaMaged4real) August 31, 2016
Reload the page for updates…
- UPDATE 1209 German federal police confirm no explosives found following Frankfurt airport evacuation.
- UPDATE 1100 UTC No further arrivals expected until 14000UTC, 1600 LT.
- UPDATE 0943 UTC Areas A and Z totally cleared at Frankfurt airport.
- UPDATE 0930 UTC Suspect not in custody as it is unclear if the breach was planned.
- UPDATE 0906 UTC All passengers have to be checked again.
- UPDATE 0855 UTC “A passenger bypassed air security check in the aviation security-controlled area,” Frankfurt Airport tweeted.
- UPDATE 0846 UTC Person reportedly breaches airport security at Frankfurt causing evacuating.