Flights at Berlin Schoenefeld grounded due to problem with private plane
17 Nov 2016 - 18:10
BERLIN: Berlin Airport said the runway at Schoenefeld airport to the south-east of the city is currently closed due to an incident with a private plane.
“There are currently no take-offs or landings. This is due to a technical problem with a private plane,” the airport tweeted on Thursday.
Schoenefeld airport is predominantly served by low-cost carriers such as easyJet and Ryanair.
Eurocontrol, the European air traffic network operator, said the runway was closed until 1600 GMT.
(Reporting by Victoria Bryan; Editing by Maria Sheahan)