BRUSSELS: Armed burglars have pulled off a staggering heist at Brussels landing strip, making off with millions of euros worth of precious stones, Belgian open TV provided details regarding Tuesday.

The strike saw the group of criminals hit a Brinks security truck as its substance were being stacked onto a Swiss air ship headed for Zurich, it stated.

VRT open TV at first talked about the pull being worth 350 million euros ($465 million), however later altered their figures to 50 million euros.

In the event that affirmed, the burglary might be one of the greatest jewel heists of unsurpassed.

Belgian prosecutors affirmed that a strike had been completed at the airfield however did not detail what was taken. They were needed to furnish more parts at a question and answer session later in the day.

An explanation from the airfield stated the burglars drove with hindrances onto the tarmac to get airside on Monday evening.

Reports stated no shots were shot, no living creature was harmed and the heist was finished inside a matter of minutes.

One of the vehicles was recognized subsequently worn out close to the airfield, neighborhood police included.