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London City Airport reopens after World War Two bomb removed

Staff Writer | February 13, 2018
London’s City Airport reopened and was operating as usual on Tuesday after a World War Two bomb which was found nearby was safely removed from the River Thames.
London City Airport reopens
Air travel   All flights were canceled on Monday
All flights to and from the airport were canceled on Monday after the half-tonne ordnance was found at the nearby George V Dock in east London, and a 200-metre exclusion zone was also put in place.

“The World War Two ordnance discovered in King George V Dock has been safely removed by the Royal Navy and Met Police,” Robert Sinclair, CEO of London City Airport said in a statement.

“As a result, the exclusion zone has now been lifted and the airport will be open as normal on Tuesday.”


 

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