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Stranded Italian tourists return from Mexico, Honduras

Problems with airplane engine prevents group from getting home

07 January, 12:52
Stranded Italian tourists return from Mexico, Honduras (ANSA) - Milan, January 7 - A group of about 300 Italian tourists who had been stranded in Mexico and Honduras due to airplane problems arrived back in Italy Tuesday morning.

The tourists, who had been visiting vacation resorts in Cancun, Mexico and Roatan, Honduras were not able to return as scheduled last Saturday because of engine problems with the plane operated by Air Italy-Meridiana.

The company sent another plane which brought the tourists to Milan's Malpensa international airport.

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