Police respond to 'incident' at CT airport

Authorities could not confirm reports that a suspicious package was found on board an aircraft.

FILE: Acsa says police have responded to an incident on the tarmac at Cape Town International Airport. Picture: Supplied.

CAPE TOWN - Airports Company South Africa (Acsa) says police have responded to an incident on the tarmac at Cape Town International Airport.

Officials have confirmed passengers had to disembark a plane.

They could not confirm reports that a suspicious package was found on board.