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The day a plane packed with holidaymakers overshot the runway at Leeds Bradford Airport

Do you remember the day a plane packed with holidaymakers overshot the runway whilst landing at Leeds and Bradford Airport?

Tuesday, 12th May 2020, 12:30 pm

It was a holiday flight from Mallorca which overran the runway in wet conditions while trying to land and ended up in a wedged in an embankment. These photos, plucked from the YEP archive turn back the clock to that day in May 1985. READ MORE: 39 unseen photos of Leeds Bradford Airport from the 1980s | 26 photos to take you back to Leeds in 1985 LOVE LEEDS? LOVE NOSTALGIA? Join Leeds Retro on facebook

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