No Barcelona flights cancelled despite terror attack
PUBLISHED: 09:25 18 August 2017 | UPDATED: 09:25 18 August 2017
Manu Fernandez/PA Wire
Bristol Airport is advising passengers travelling to Barcelona today (Friday) to contact their airline following yesterday’s terrorist attack.
Yesterday afternoon 13 people were killed when a white van smashed into dozens of people at high speed in the busy region of Las Ramblas.
About 100 other people sustained injuries.
Five suspected terrorists were then shot dead after a similar incident in Cambrils, involving a car driving into people.
Flights from Bristol Airport though are expected to continue as normal today.
An easyJet flight to the Spanish city took off on time shortly after 7am and another plane is scheduled to depart Lulsgate at 6.40pm.
The airport though is advising passengers to keep in touch with their airline for the latest information.