Blaze at Dublin airport contained, all flights suspended for 1 hr
Four fire engines were at the scene to deal with the fire, which started at 0715 local time (0615 GMT). The Dublin airport’s firefighters were also tackling the fire. No injuries have been reported.
Confirmed fire in a hanger Dublin Airport.we have 4 pumps , environmental unit & TTL and incident commander IA— Dublin Fire Brigade (@DubFireBrigade) August 26, 2015
The Dublin Airport Authority said the blaze was in a restricted area, with no passenger access, state broadcaster RTE reported.
Flight operations are temporarily suspended due to a fire in a hangar. http://t.co/UsayTd1Q89— Dublin Airport (@DublinAirport) August 26, 2015
Some flights were diverted to Belfast and Shannon from Dublin, but several planes were circling above the airport for a while, Flight Radar24 reported.