High alert at Ben Gurion as plane plans emergency landing

A state of emergency was announced at Ben Gurion Airport overnight Sunday because of a technical fault on board an El Al flight expected to land at the airport.
The El Al plane, which has 279 passengers on board, has a faulty left wheel which failed to open in preparation for the landing.
Dozens of MDA rescue teams were on their way to the airport.
Subscribe for our daily newsletter
Subscribe for our daily newsletter

By subscribing I accept the terms of use and privacy policy