Spanish airliner evacuated after landing in Coruna after threat received

File photo of a Volotea Airlines airplane takes at an airport in Spain on July 28, 2018. PHOTO: REUTERS

MADRID (REUTERS) - A Spanish passenger plane belonging to the domestic airline Volotea was evacuated on Friday morning (Nov 19) on landing in the northwestern city of Coruna after authorities received a threat, said a spokesperson for the national airport operator Aena.

All passengers were evacuated after the plane landed around 7.30am (0630 GMT), and the plane is currently parked away from the airport buildings and being inspected, she said.

Coruna's airport continued to operate normally.

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