Turkish Airlines aircraft loses tyre in Port Harcourt landing

Turkish Airlines flight on Tuesday lost a tyre upon landing at the Port Harcourt International Airport.

The incident was said to have occurred at about 3:30am when the aircraft arrived in Port Harcourt from Instanbul.

The incident reportedly occurred on the runway but the debris was cleared before domestic flight operations began for the day.

Passengers who were supposed to have travelled with the flight were said to have been checked into a hotel pending when the issue would be resolved.