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Jet Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Shannon Airport

Friday, March 10, 2017
By George Hatcher
Jet Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Shannon Airport

Jet Airways flight 9W-234 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Shannon airport, Ireland, on March 8th. The Boeing 777-300 plane heading from Amsterdam, Netherlands, to Toronto, Canada, was diverted after the crew suspected a fuel leak. The plane landed safely. All 320 people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

United Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Shannon Airport

Tuesday, February 28, 2017
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Shannon Airport

United Airlines flight UA-56 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Shannon, Ireland, on February 27th. The Boeing 767-300 plane heading from Charles de Gaulle Airport, France, to Newark, New Jersey, was diverted after a crack was noticed in first officer’s windshield. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained... »

United Airlines Plane Diverts to Shannon Airport due to Engine Issue

Monday, February 13, 2017
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Plane Diverts to Shannon Airport due to Engine Issue

United Airlines flight UA-972 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Shannon Airport, Ireland, on February 12th. The Boeing 767-300 plane heading from Chicago Illinois, to Brussels, Belgium, was diverted after the crew reported an engine issue. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

United Airlines Flight Diverts to Shannon Airport due to Medical Emergency

Saturday, January 21, 2017
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Flight Diverts to Shannon Airport due to Medical Emergency

United Airlines flight UA-946 had to divert for an emergency landing at Shannon Airport, Ireland, on January 20th. The plane flying from Washington Dulles International Airport, Virginia, to Amsterdam, Netherlands, was diverted after the captain became unconscious. The plane, carrying 82 passengers and 12 crew members, landed safely. The captain was rushed to a... »

Open Skies Plane Diverts to Shannon Airport

Wednesday, December 28, 2016
By George Hatcher
Open Skies Plane Diverts to Shannon Airport

Open Skies flight BA-8004 had to divert for an emergency landing at Shannon Airport, Ireland, on December 26th. The Boeing 767-300 plane, operating on behalf of British Airways, was en-route from Newark, New Jersey, to Paris Orly Airport, France, when all the toilets failed. The crew subsequently decided to divert to Shannon where the... »

Air Canada Flight Diverts to Shannon Airport due to Medical Emergency

Wednesday, December 28, 2016
By George Hatcher
Air Canada Flight Diverts to Shannon Airport due to Medical Emergency

Air Canada flight AC-868 made an emergency landing at Shannon Airport, Ireland, on December 24th. The plane flying from Toronto, Canada, to London, United Kingdom, was diverted after a 10-year-old girl had a cardiac arrest midair. The plane landed safely. The child was immediately taken to University Hospital Limerick where she was later pronounced... »

Emirates Airlines Plane Returns to Dublin

Tuesday, December 20, 2016
By George Hatcher
Emirates Airlines Plane Returns to Dublin

Emirates Airlines flight EK-164 had to return for an emergency landing in Dublin, Ireland, on December 17th. The Boeing 777-300 plane took off for Dubai, United Arab Emirates, but had to turn back due to a problem with a cargo door. The plane landed back safely after dumping excess fuel. Everyone aboard remained safe.... »

Aer Lingus Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Dublin

Saturday, December 17, 2016
By George Hatcher
Aer Lingus Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Dublin

Aer Lingus flight EI-778 had to return for an emergency landing in Dublin, Ireland, on December 13th. The plane took off for Lanzarote, Spain, but had to return shortly afterwards after the crew reported a technical issue. The plane landed uneventfully. All 126 people aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Aer Lingus Plane Diverts to Shannon Airport

Saturday, December 3, 2016
By George Hatcher
Aer Lingus Plane Diverts to Shannon Airport

Aer Lingus flight EI-495 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Shannon Airport, Ireland, on December 1st. The plane heading from Faro, Portugal, to Dublin, Ireland, was diverted after the crew received an indication of a hydraulic issue. The plane landed safely. All 102 passengers and 6 crew members remained unharmed. Download... »

Swiftair Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Shannon Airport

Saturday, November 19, 2016
By George Hatcher
Swiftair Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Shannon Airport

Swiftair flight QY-2939 had to return and make an emergency landing at Shannon Airport, Ireland, on November 17th. The cargo plane had just departed for Leipzig, Germany, when the crew reported that they had lost all instruments and declared an emergency. The crew were able to re-gain most of the instruments before the plane... »

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