Brussels airport 'technically ready' to reopen

2016-03-31 17:04
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Brussels - Brussels airport said it was "technically ready" to reopen following last week's deadly suicide bombings, but that there would be no flights before Friday evening at the earliest.

Fire services and Belgium's civil aviation authority had given the go-ahead, it said in a statement on Thursday, adding: "The airport is thus technically ready for a restart of passenger flights in the temporary infrastructure foreseen for check-in."

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