Iberia Express A320 (reg. EC-MEG) from Madrid (MAD) was refueling at Dublin Airport (DUB) at around 1800 LT today when emergency services rushed after leaking fuel was reported.
A Dublin Airport spokeswoman said: “The Iberia plane was experiencing fuel spillage but our emergency attenders were able to rectify the matter in a short space of time. The plane’s passengers were not required to disembark while the matter was ongoing”.
The return flight is one hour late.
Weird scenes at Dublin Airport. Fire engines and sirens greeting a plane that’s just arrived. pic.twitter.com/O9qi5B6Whb
— Sam Behar (@sam_behar) March 8, 2017