Update: Security Alert for Luton-Bound Plane

A plane bound for Luton Airport has been involved in a security alert this morning.

But now report say it's thought the call which resulted in the plane turning back was a hoax.

The incident is believed to have involved a Wizz Air plane, which ad left Timisorara in Romania.

The plane hasdto turn back only 15 minutes into its flight, after Timisoara airport received an anonymous call, according to reports.

Officials at the airport have said that all 165 passengers on the flight had been safely evacuated whilst the plane was being checked over.

According to Luton Airport website, the flight, which was due to land at 7:20 this morning, is delayed until 1:15pm.

 

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