Massport, Boston Fire Conduct Fire Drill On Logan Airport Runway

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BOSTON (CBS) — The Massachusetts Port Authority conducted a drill Wednesday morning involving smoke and fire on the runway.

The drill involved what appeared to be a plane on fire. Boston Logan Airport tweeted the smoke and fire was part of a drill.

Heavy black smoke could be seen drifting over the airfield.

“It seems rather insensitive and inappropriate to me,” said Lynn Ellison from Beverly as she waited for her daughter’s flight to touch down.

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Several people also took to Twitter and Boston Logan Airport’s Facebook page to complain about the poor timing. (Continued…)

“That is ridiculous. Have some respect. People died 12 years ago on flights originating out of your airport. How dare you,” one person wrote.

Another asked why authorities would schedule the drill on a day when travelers are already “on…

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