Protests disrupt reopening of Paris-Orly airport

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2020/06/26 | 440 words | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT
Protests disrupt reopening of Paris-Orly airport © Groupe ADP

Paris's Orly airport reopened on Friday after three months closure during the coronavirus pandemic, but traffic was thin and also briefly disrupted by climate protesters storming the runway.A plane operated by low-cost carrier Transavia took off for the Portuguese city of Porto, the first commercial flight since the number two Paris airport came to a halt on March 31.Two firetrucks on either side of the plane shot arcs of water over the stationary aircraft in celebration, with the passengers...(…)

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