Flight from Morocco lands in the Balearic Islands, passengers flee on the runway – Corriere.it

The flight from Morocco to Turkey was halted due to the alleged illness of a passenger

Palma de Mallorca Airport, one of the busiest in Spain In the Balearic ArchipelagoWhich closed nearly four hours last night after a number of passengers of one of the planes in an emergency, exited the plane and lost their tracks. It investigates a hypothesis Illegal immigration. Several people were arrested. The plane that flies between Morocco and Turkey, in a Palma de Mallorca The Civil Guard told AFP because of the alleged illness of one of the passengers. During the evacuation of the allegedly ill passenger, about two dozen passengers took the opportunity to escape the plane on the runway and lost their tracks. According to the newspaper CountryInvestigators speculate that it was a ploy to enter Spain illegally. The passenger who was accused of illness He was taken to the hospital, where he was declared healthy and arrested by the police for aiding and abetting illegal immigration. According to the newspaper they would be Five people arrestedWhile among those who managed to escape was a passenger who accompanied the alleged patient to the hospital. as orderd Flight Radar 24The plane was an Airbus A320 Air Arabia Morocco On a trip between Casablanca and Istanbul. After the accident, 13 planes bound for Palma were diverted to other airports and 16 departures experienced significant delays, according to airport authorities. The airport reopened around midnight, about four hours after it was closed.

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