Main runway temporarily closed at MIA


Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

The Malta International Airport (MIA) temporarily closed the main runway on Sunday morning. The cause originates from an incident with a small aircraft.

Scheduled flights have not been affected.

According to a press release from MIA, the incident happened at around 8.45 am. The two persons onboard the aircraft were left unscathed.

Members from the Civil Protection Department were called on location to control the situation and offer first aid.

The MIA is investigating the incident.