Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland

Smoke on private plane sparks emergency at Edinburgh Airport

A report of smoke on board a private plane sparked a full emergency at Edinburgh Airport.

Firefighters were called to the Airbus 318, which was on the ground, at 12:00.

Airport officials said the smoke had been in the cabin of the plane, which was not on the main runway.

It is understood that only the crew were on board at the time of the emergency, which ended at 12:26.

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