The Athens International Airport was set on alert on Sunday morning when an airbus A333 of the Delta Airlines reported a problem with the brakes short before landing. With 248 passengers plus crew on board the plane was flying the route Atlanta, USA- Athens.
Delta airlines plane lands safely in Athens after reporting “brakes problem”
The airport was set on alert, fire trucks and ambulances took position.
The Delta Airbus reportedly landed safely at 10:56 a.m. local time, without any “emergency” assistance like foam, as some media reported.
An airport spokeswoman said there had been an indication of a fault in the plane’s braking system, but this turned out to be a false alarm.
All passengers and crew members were well and safe.