Durham Tees Valley Airport closes for short time due to staff sickness

Darlington and Stockton Times: Airport temporarily closes due to sickness Airport temporarily closes due to sickness

DURHAM Tees Valley Airport closed for around half an hour on Sunday due to staff sickness.

A spokesman for the airport said a member of the air traffic control staff was taken ill at short notice. 

No arrivals or departures were scheduled during the temporary closure.  

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2:45am Tue 8 Apr 14

SirLance says...

The irreplaceable man! What a joke of an airport!
The irreplaceable man! What a joke of an airport! SirLance
  • Score: 10

9:37am Tue 8 Apr 14

greenfinger says...

I use to love using this airport, whatever happened?
I use to love using this airport, whatever happened? greenfinger
  • Score: 6

4:00pm Tue 8 Apr 14

Darloresident says...

The airport closed - but nobody noticed..
The airport closed - but nobody noticed.. Darloresident
  • Score: 7

4:38pm Tue 8 Apr 14

DarloXman says...

Won't be long till it's just a housing estate.
Won't be long till it's just a housing estate. DarloXman
  • Score: 6

9:50pm Tue 8 Apr 14

thetruthyoucanthandlethetruth says...

I thought this was a late April Fools story.

Unbelievable.
I thought this was a late April Fools story. Unbelievable. thetruthyoucanthandlethetruth
  • Score: 3

1:08am Fri 11 Apr 14

Spy Boy says...

What a total shambles. Sounds like someone is souring the situation to lead into it being sold for houses.
What a total shambles. Sounds like someone is souring the situation to lead into it being sold for houses. Spy Boy
  • Score: 0

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