False alarm sparks emergency landing at Belfast International airport
AN airline has said a false alarm sparked an emergency landing at Belfast International Airport.
The Jet2 flight from Majorca was met on the runway by Aldergrove's fire and rescue services after reports of a fire alarm.
The plane touched down safely at about 2.45pm.
A Jet2 spokeswoman said: "The flight from Palma to Belfast International Airport issued a precautionary alert to airport staff due to a false indication.
"The aircraft landed safely."
Belfast International Airport said the "blue light" emergency response was a precaution and all passengers disembarked as normal.