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Ryanair emergency: Ciampino Airport closed until tomorrow morning
Rome, Italy - The airplane is still on the runway
According to the official airport sources, the airport of Rome-Ciampino will remain closed until tomorrow morning. The Ryanair airplane is still on the runway and only during the night will be removed. The accident, according to Captain, has been due to a bird strike, thousands of starlings were sucked down in the engine and this has provoked the broken of the left rear landing gear after the impact...
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency