A London plane to Shanghai with 186 aboard makes emergency landing in Siberia
The China Eastern Airlines airbus A330-300 requested permission to land in Krasnoyarsk after an alarm indicated a fault in the aircraft's right side engine.
There were 13 crew on the plane.
Technicians are now checking the plane
Spokesman for Yemelyanovo airport
A spokesman for Yemelyanovo airport, Krasnoyarsk reported: "Technicians are now checking the plane.
"Passengers are in the transfer hall.
"If the cause is not resolved, an extra aircraft will be sent for them."
The China Eastern Airlines plane equested permission to land after an engine alarm appeared
Later, the airport authorities said a replacement aircraft was being sent to pick up the stranded passengers, reported The Siberian Times.
They are expected to depart for Shanghai at 11pm local time today.
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