A pilot with 25 years experience has been jailed for nine months after he admitted to being drunk while in charge of a flight.

The drunken pilot was getting ready to take off from Leeds Bradford International airport.

Irfan Raiz aged 54 was three times over the legal flying limit, he was unsteady on his feet and smelt of alcohol when arrested. .

The Pakistan International Airlines flight was supposed to take off from Leeds Bradford to Pakistan, carrying nearly 200 passengers.