The London city airport was closed because of the bombs during the Second world war
All flights are canceled indefinitely.
TASS, February 12. The London city airport is closed due to a detected nearby bomb during the Second world war. On that Sunday reported the press service of the Metropolitan police.
According to the report, the shell was discovered during the works in the river Thames near the only runway of the airport. Experts of the police and British Royal Navy on Sunday night have begun working on mine, was installed 214-meter safety zone around the place of occurrence.
For this reason, all flights at London city airport are canceled indefinitely.
During the Second world war, the British capital was regularly bombed by German aircraft.