British Airways flight from Gatwick to Morocco makes emergency landing in PortugalChristian Fernsby ▼ | October 18, 2019
A British Airways flight from London Gatwick to Marrakesh in Morocco has reportedly had to make an emergency landing at Porto Airport in Portugal.
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The landing is said to have been completed successfully.
A BA spokesman said the pilot had decided to divert as a precaution due to a technical issue and insisted there was no truth to local reports there was smoke in the cabin.
He said: 'We're very sorry for the delay to our customers' journeys after our aircraft diverted as a precaution due to a technical issue.' ■