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Virgin Atlantic Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Shannon Airport

By George Hatcher

Virgin Atlantic flight VS-50A made an emergency landing at Shannon Airport, Ireland, on August 10th. The plane heading from Orlando, Florida, to Gatwick Airport, England, was diverted due to smoke on board. The plane landed safely. There were one hundred and ninety-four passengers and thirteen crew members aboard at the time. Twelve passengers were... »

American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Halifax Stanfield International Airport

By George Hatcher

American Airlines flight AA-89 made an emergency landing at Halifax Stanfield International Airport, Canada, on August 1st. The plane heading from Shannon Airport, Ireland, to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, was diverted after smoke was noticed in the cabin. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Shannon Airport

By George Hatcher

United Airlines flight UA-24 made an emergency landing at Shannon Airport, Ireland, on June 23rd. The Boeing 757-200 plane took off for Newark, New Jersey, but had to turn back due to electrical problems. The crew needed to shut down one of the engines before the plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew... »

United Airlines Flight Diverts to Shannon Airport

By George Hatcher

United Airlines flight UA-17 made an emergency landing at Shannon Airport, Ireland, on May 23rd. The Boeing 767-400 plane heading from Heathrow Airport, England, to Newark, New Jersey, was diverted due to issues with the cabin pressure. The plane landed safely. All two hundred and sixteen people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Martinair Plane Diverts to Shannon Airport due to Cargo Smoke Indication

By George Hatcher

Martinair flight MP-7342 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Shannon Airport, Ireland, on May 12th. The Boeing 747-400 freighter plane heading from Miami, Florida, to Amsterdam, Netherlands, was diverted after the crew received a cargo smoke indication. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Scandinavian Airlines Plane Returns to Shannon Airport due to Landing Gear Problem

By George Hatcher

Scandinavian Airlines flight SK-9113 had to return and make an emergency landing at Shannon Airport, Ireland, on February 12th. The Boeing 737-700 plane took off for Ostrava, Czech Republic, but had to turn back due to an issue with the landing gear. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.... »

British Airways Flight Diverts to Shannon Airport due to Smoke on Board

By George Hatcher

British Airways flight BA-213 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Shannon Airport, Ireland, on February 9th. The Boeing 777-200 plane heading from Heathrow Airport, England, to Boston, Massachusetts, was diverted after smoke was noticed on board. The plane landed safely. All two hundred and twenty-four passengers and fifteen crew members remained... »

Norwegian Air Shuttle Flight Diverts to Shannon Airport

By George Hatcher

Norwegian Air Shuttle flight DY-7042 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Shannon Airport, Ireland, on January 24th. The Boeing 787-800 plane heading from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, to Copenhagen, Denmark, was diverted after the captain fell ill. The plane landed safely. All two hundred and sixty-six people aboard remained unharmed. Download article... »

Aer Lingus Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Shannon Airport

By George Hatcher

Aer Lingus flight EI-145 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Shannon Airport, Ireland, on December 28th. The Airbus A330-200 plane heading from Dublin, Ireland, to Los Angeles, California, was diverted due to an engine fire indication. The plane landed safely. All two hundred and sixty-two passengers and eleven crew members remained... »

Air France Flight Diverts to Shannon Airport due to Medical Emergency

By George Hatcher

Air France flight AF-178 made an emergency landing at Shannon Airport, Ireland, on November 4th. The Airbus A380-800 plane heading from Charles de Gaulle Airport, France, to Mexico City, Mexico, was diverted after a passenger suffered a medical emergency. The plane landed safely. The patient was rushed to University Hospital Limerick. A subsequent inspection... »

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