UK Manchester Airport Terminal Closed as Suspicious Package Report Assessed

By Reuters
October 19, 2021 Updated: October 19, 2021

LONDON—Terminal Two at Britain’s Manchester Airport is closed as police assess reports of a suspicious package, a spokesperson said on Tuesday.

“Terminal Two remains closed whilst Greater Manchester Police continue to assess reports of a suspicious package there,” the spokesperson said in a statement.

“All flights will operate from Terminal One until further notice.”

In a previous statement, the airport said a “controlled evacuation” was taking place.