Stansted Airport delays over 'hole in runway'

BBC News 

Travellers at London Stansted Airport have been hit by delays after the runway was closed for emergency repairs. Passengers were told by crew members there was a hole on the landing strip. The airport said its runway was closed between 17:30 and 18:10 BST on Sunday. A total of 11 incoming flights were diverted to other hubs including Luton and East Midlands. The runway has since reopened and "flight operations are back to normal", the airport says.

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