Luton Airport evacuated as ‘suspect package’ found

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Passengers outside Luton Airport Passengers were evacuated from the airport terminal at about 14:00 BST

Passengers have been evacuated from London Luton Airport after a “suspect package” was found.

The airport said people were sent out of the terminal after the package was found in the “security search area”, at about 14:00 BST.

Bedfordshire Police said the terminal had been evacuated while the package was being examined.

All incoming flights have been suspended and passengers are being advised to contact their airlines.

One user of Twitter, James Blake, said there was initially “chaos” at the airport.

Paul Green said it was a “bit chaotic”.

“One automated alarm telling us to stay where we are,” he posted. “Another telling us to leave.”

Passengers outside Luton Airport Passengers were later moved away from the terminal

Bomb disposal van at Luton Airport A bomb disposal vehicle was photographed arriving at the airport

But soon after, Jim Hearson said that everyone was calm and the staff…

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