Business is returning to normal at London City Airport following an earlier technical incident onboard Swiss flight LX437, which was due to depart to Geneva at 14.55 on Thursday 27 March 2014. 74 passengers and four crew were evacuated immediately. Three people were treated by the London Ambulance Service at the scene for minor injuries sustained during evacuation.
As per standard procedure, the Air Accident Investigation Branch (AAIB) will report on the cause of the incident in due course.
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