Ben Gurion Airport Declares Highest Emergency Level

YERUSHALAYIM -
Ambulances and paramedics awaiting the plane at Ben Gurion Airport. (Hatzalah)

Ben Gurion Airport is on high emergency level as it awaits the landing of a plane with a damaged tire, arriving from Cologne, Germany.

Over 100 ambulances are on standby to meet the plane, which is carrying 152 people.

The tire apparently exploded during takeoff.