Pardubice Airport back in operation following accident

Pardubice Airport is back in operation after a plane landing at the airport careened off the runway. No one was hurt in the accident.

According to Czech Radio the accident happened in the aftermath of a strong heat storm and the pilot had problems breaking on the wet runway. There were 120 passengers on board.

A scheduled evening flight from Pardubice to Heraklion was dispatched from Prague. The cause of the accident is being investigated.