The fire in the roof of the terminal building at Alicante-Elche airport is still active, state news agency EFE reported more than an hour ago at 07.00.
The airport remains closed.
EFE stated that firemen have been working all night and although the blaze is under control it has not been extinguished.
The airport was due to open again at noon today (Thursday).
More updates will appear when they are available.
Full report in tomorrow’s Costa Blanca News