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First flight touches down in Heathrow after five-day closure

Published on 21/04/2010

London's Heathrow airport reopened at 21:00 GMT on Tuesday, with its first flight in five days touching down from Vancouver. Europe's busiest airport was forced to close after a cloud of volcanic ash turned much of the continent into a no-fly zone.