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Late Passenger Pushes Fire Alarm At City Airport

Wednesday 18th June 2014

A passenger who was running late triggered a full evacuation of City Airport after setting off the fire alarm in an attempt to stop the plane leaving.

It happened yesterday afternoon by a passenger due to be travelling to Frankfurt on a British Airways flight.

Staff had to carry out a full evacuation at around 2.45pm.

Police were called but no arrests were made.