Planes diverted after Lanseria runway closed

2013-06-03 12:12
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Johannesburg - Flights have been diverted to OR Tambo international after a private aircraft's undercarriage came off during landing – forcing Lanseria International to close its runway.

Mike Christoph, Operation Manager at the privately owned airport confirmed the wheels of a private aircraft collapsed during landing forcing a procedural closure of the airport. The runway was shut for half-an-hour and commercial flights operated by Kulula were forced to diverted to OR Tambo Airport.

The runway has since been re-opened.

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