An executive jet incurred a burst nose wheel before departure

UPDATE


The main runway at Cork Airport has reopened after an earlier incident.

An executive jet suffered a burst nose wheel before departure.

This evening the airport says operations have returned to normal.

Passengers are being advised to check with their airlines on the status of their flight.

Earlier there were flight delays as a crane was brought in to remove the aircraft.

No injuries have been reported - but a number of flights have already been cancelled.