BREAKING MIDLANDS

Updated:Flight from Tenerife declares emergency onboard

updatedflight from tenerife declares emergency onboard

A flight from Tenerife has advised aircraft control of a general emergency onboard The flight LS634 from Tenerife to is destine for East Midlands. The Jet2 flight took off just after 7.30pm local time and is due to lane at East Midlands jus after midnight in early hours of Saturday morning.

Shortly into the flight it started losing altitude pretty rapidly.

Going from 14,000ft to 3,000 in 4-5 minutes.

The Boeing 737-8 has made an emergency landing at Lisbon airport in Portugal.

Jet2 have been approached but have yet to issue a statement inspect of the incident.
More to follow