Cork Airport runway closed after aircraft had 'difficulties' with landing gear

Cork Airport runway closed after aircraft had 'difficulties' with landing gear

The main runway at Cork Airport was closed temporarily this afternoon after a light aircraft experienced difficulties with its landing gear.

No one was injured in the incident.

A crane has removed the aircraft from the main runway and the airport is expected to resume normal operations soon.

A Ryanair flight from Faro to Cork has also been diverted to Shannon.

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