The airport of Alicante-Elche has been evacuated and the arrival of flights has been closed because of the fire of one of the covers of the passenger terminal. Sources of the airport have informed Efe that the eviction has been carried out as a precaution shortly before the 15 hours, and that has already been evacuated both to passengers and workers.
????Update— Aena (@aena) January 15, 2020
Firefighters have controlled the fire at the Airport in #Alicante#Elche and is by ventilating the area.
Aena has confirmed that the incident has not caused the injured. The fire, indicate the same sources, have been forced to divert four flights. Three planes have landed at the airport of Murcia and one in Valencia.Updated Date: 15 January 2020, 17:00