Bristol Airport, the main airport in southwest England, was closed for several hours Dec. 22 after a bmi regional Embraer 145 slid off the runway while taxiing, according to an airport spokeswoman. The aircraft had arrived from Frankfurt at 11:36 local time. There were no injuries among the 22 passengers and three crew members, who disembarked and were taken to the terminal by coach. The incident caused the closure of the airport’s sole runway at the height of one of the busiest days ...

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