Private jet carrying vacationers turned back after landing in the south of France
A photo taken on March 25 shows an empty street in Cannes, France. The jet’s passengers were headed to the town but didn’t make it past the airport in Marseille. Valery Hache/AFP/Getty Images
(CNN) — A group of international vacationers who flew from London to the south of France in a private jet were turned away by French police after they landed.
French border police were notified on April 4 by the Marseille Provence Airport that an English company wanted to fly a jet from London to Marseille, carrying 10 passengers of Croatian, French, German, Romanian and Ukrainian nationality.
The passengers, seven men between the ages of 40 and 50 and three women who were “around 25,” were heading to Cannes, an official with the Marseille Provence Air Border Police told CNN.
France is under a nationwide lockdown to prevent the spread of coronavirus, and foreigners entering …continued .
[Original Source: CNN]