27 Apr 2010

Incident briefly closes Fiji's main airport runway

12:30 pm on 27 April 2010

Reports from Fiji say Nadi airport was forced to close briefly after a small plane with four people on board ran off the runway.

The Fiji Broadcasting Corporation says nobody was injured in the incident which occurred in the early hours of yesterday.

The plane had been en route from New Caledonia to Wallis and Futuna.