Saturday, April 11, 2015

Two easyJet A319s en route to Malta IAP divert to airports in Sicily due to temporary closure of main runway

Two easyJet Airbus A319-100s en route to Malta IAP, U2-6497 from Newcastle (G-EZGF) and U2-2597 from Milan-Malpensa (G-EZIJ), had to divert to Palermo and Catania (both in Sicily) respectively this evening due to temporary closure of main runway 13/31 at Malta IAP due to debris on runway following the departure of an Aerotrans Cargo Boeing B747-400 freighter minutes earlier. (11-Apr-2015)