Flight operations are halted due to on going fire near Geneva Airport.
Flights to Geneva are diverting or holding due to on going fire near bye.
- UPDATE 1705UTC takeoffs are resuming.
#Fire near #Geneva airport? pic.twitter.com/PSBNsuhDuY
— Alexandra La Guardia (@alexlaguardia1) May 20, 2022
The smoke prevent from safe landings and ‘Multiple explosions’ have been heard.
The building is reportedly a new reception centre for asylum seekers close to one of the runways.
Iberia flight from Madrid was forced to divert to Lyon in France.