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Around 8.45 am the airport announced that there was an & # 39; emergency at the airport & # 39; and that there was no arrival or departure from New Jersey airport

Newark Airport reopens after the United flight was diverted due to a hydraulic failure before it sustained more damage during the landing

  • Around 8.45 am Newark Liberty Airport announced that there was an & # 39; airport case & # 39; and that no arrivals or sailings arrived
  • It was forced to close after United Flight 2098 – an Airbus 319 – encountered a hydraulic problem and was diverted to the airport
  • As soon as the flight landed on runway 22L, the left main gear belts blew and the front landing gear was damaged
  • The damage resulted in the 133 people on board needing to be evacuated and taken to Terminal C along with the crew
  • They could board a different flight that got up at around 12.30 p.m.
  • Airport said facilities were reopened at 9.37 p.m. but warned to expect & # 39; delays & # 39;
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Newark Liberty Airport was forced to stop temporarily on Saturday after an & # 39; airport emergency & # 39; with a United Airlines flight.

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Around 8.45 am the airport announced that there was an & # 39; emergency at the airport & # 39; and that there would be no arrival or departure from New Jersey airport.

The airport tweeted that the facilities were reopened at 9.37 am but added to anticipate & # 39; delays & # 39 ;.

Around 8.45 am the airport announced that there was an & # 39; emergency at the airport & # 39; and that there was no arrival or departure from New Jersey airport

Around 8.45 am the airport announced that there was an & # 39; emergency at the airport & # 39; and that there was no arrival or departure from New Jersey airport

The airport tweeted that the facilities were reopened at 9.37 am but added to expect & # 39; delays & # 39;

The airport tweeted that the facilities were reopened at 9.37 am but added to expect & # 39; delays & # 39;

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The airport tweeted that the facilities were reopened at 9.37 am but added to expect & # 39; delays & # 39;

It was forced to close after United Flight 2098 - an Airbus 319 - encountered a hydraulic problem and was diverted to the airport. As soon as the flight landed on runway 22L, the left main gear belts blew and the front landing gear was damaged

It was forced to close after United Flight 2098 - an Airbus 319 - encountered a hydraulic problem and was diverted to the airport. As soon as the flight landed on runway 22L, the left main gear belts blew and the front landing gear was damaged

It was forced to close after United Flight 2098 – an Airbus 319 – encountered a hydraulic problem and was diverted to the airport. As soon as the flight landed on runway 22L, the left main gear belts blew and the front landing gear was damaged

It was forced to close after United Flight 2098 – an Airbus 319 – encountered a hydraulic problem and was diverted to the airport. The flight had originally left LaGuardia in New York.

As soon as the flight landed on runway 22L, the left-hand main gear tires blew and the front landing gear was damaged.

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The damage resulted in the 133 people on board being evacuated and taken to Terminal C together with the crew, ABC News reports.

The benevolent association of the Port Authority tweeted that minor injuries have been reported.

The damage caused the 133 people on board to be evacuated and brought to Terminal C with the crew

The damage caused the 133 people on board to be evacuated and brought to Terminal C with the crew

The damage caused the 133 people on board to be evacuated and brought to Terminal C with the crew

The benevolent association of the Port Authority's authority tweeted that minor injuries had been reported

The benevolent association of the Port Authority's authority tweeted that minor injuries had been reported

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The benevolent association of the Port Authority's authority tweeted that minor injuries had been reported

Thunderstorms would lie in the area and it was said that this also affected flight times

Thunderstorms would lie in the area and it was said that this also affected flight times

Thunderstorms would lie in the area and it was said that this also affected flight times

While the airport eventually reopened, there were & # 39; remaining delays & # 39; well into the afternoon.

A runway is also said to be out of service.

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Thunderstorms were also reportedly in the area and would also affect flight times.

The United flight eventually departed at around 12.34pm and is expected to land at around 3.49 pm Central time in Houston.

While the airport eventually reopened, there were & # 39; remaining delays & # 39; well into the afternoon.

While the airport eventually reopened, there were & # 39; remaining delays & # 39; well into the afternoon.

While the airport eventually reopened, there were & # 39; remaining delays & # 39; well into the afternoon.

The United flight eventually departed at around 12.34pm and is expected to land at around 3.49 pm Central time in Houston

The United flight eventually departed at around 12.34pm and is expected to land at around 3.49 pm Central time in Houston

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The United flight eventually departed at around 12.34pm and is expected to land at around 3.49 pm Central time in Houston

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