Police say that flights were temporarily halted just after 2.00pm, with one being diverted to Manchester. Other flights have been placed on hold.
Flights at an airport were suspended after a drone was sighted nearby.
Brit holidaymakers were furious as all flights at Leeds Bradford airport got grounded.
"Guess I could be sitting on this plane for a while".
The reports caused major disruption, affecting approximately 140,000 passengers and 1,000 flights.
Flights at Leeds Bradford Airport in the United Kingdom were held for almost an hour on Friday after a drone was seen flying near the runway.
"At 13:55 today, an inbound flight spotted a drone on approach to Leeds Bradford Airport".
There have been several high-profile drone incidents near airports in the past year.
Extinction Rebellion, who have threatened to fly drones at airports to stop planes from taking off, distanced themselves from the incident.
A drone led to the temporary closure of Leeds/Bradford Airport this airport.
'To be clear, this is *not* an Extinction Rebellion action and not something we'd support'.