France A388 near Shannon on Nov 4th 2017, medical emergency, fuel leak
Last Update: November 4, 2017 / 20:17:54 GMT/Zulu time
A runway inspection reported fuel on the runway near taxiway C. A number of flights were delayed until the runway was cleaned.
The airport reported there had been a problem with a fuel valve, fuel leaked onto the runway and taxiways. The runway was closed for about 2 hours until all fuel spill had been cleaned up.
The occurrence aircraft is still on the ground in Shannon about 8 hours after landing.
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