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Runway scare for passengers on flight as pilot takes evasive action

5 1 19

A quick-thinking pilot had to avert disaster when landing in Norwich with a plane full of startled passengers after an aircraft was left on the runway.

The 5.55pm flight from Aberdeen experienced a near miss when attempting to land at around 7.50pm on Friday.

As the plane came to the final approach, the pilot was suddenly forced into evasive action to get the Loganair flight back into the air as the wheels were retracted.

The pilot told passengers onboard that a Cessna aircraft was in the way of the landing so the plane performed a circuit before finally........

© Norwich Evening News

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