Warsaw’s Chopin Airport was forced to close temporarily after the emergency landing of a flight from New York on November 1.

LOT Polish Airlines Flight LO 016 had 220 passengers and 11 crew members on board, none of whom were injured.

The airline said a central hydraulic system failure had prompted the emergency landing.

All flights from Chopin were cancelled for more than 24 hours, while the airport worked to reopen its two runways.

Emergency services and airport authorities had to move the damaged plane, which was forced to land on its belly after landing gear failed to open.

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