A Wizz Air flight on Monday morning from Tel Aviv to Latvia with 178 passengers had to make an emergency landing back to Ben Gurion International Airport shortly after takeoff.
According to the pilot, the engine was experiencing trouble while the airplane was over the Mediterranean Sea, and subsequently, a level 2 emergency was declared at Ben Gurion airport.
As the flight was on its return, a number of ambulances from Tel Aviv and several other municipalities nearby were placed on standby. There were no immediately reported injuries on the flight.
Read more at Arutz Sheva.