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Air France Flight Diverts to Shannon Airport due to Medical Emergency

By George Hatcher

Air France flight AF-636 had to make an emergency landing at Shannon Airport, Ireland, on August 21st. The plane heading from Paris, France, to Houston, Texas, was diverted after an infant suffered a medical emergency. The plane landed safely. The baby was rushed to the University Hospital Limerick. Download article as PDF »

UPS Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Shannon Airport

By George Hatcher

UPS flight 5X-203 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Shannon Airport, Ireland, on August 4th. The plane heading from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to Cologne, Germany, was diverted after the crew noticed smoke on board. The plane landed uneventfully. All passengers and crew members remained safe. Download article as PDF »

United Airlines Plane Diverts to Ireland due to Engine Problem

By George Hatcher

United Airlines flight UA-125 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Shannon Airport, County Clare, Ireland, on July 20th. The Boeing 767-300 flying from Athens, Greece, Newark, New Jersey, had to divert due to a problem with one of its engines. The plane landed safely. All 199 passengers and 12 crew members... »

Norwegian Air Shuttle Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Shannon Airport

By George Hatcher

Norwegian Air Shuttle flight DY-7019 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Shannon Airport, Ireland, on June 11th. The Boeing 787-800 plane heading from Charles de Gaulle Airport, France, to John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, was diverted due to a technical issue. The plane landed safely. All two hundred and... »

Jet Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Shannon Airport

By George Hatcher

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

By George Hatcher

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... »

Small Plane Crashed in Barrow County, GA; Two Killed

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed at Barrow County Airport in Winder, Georgia, on February 16th. Barrow County Emergency Services Captain Scott Dakin said the airport employees spotted the wreckage while coming back after the lunch break. “When they came down the road they did see the plane in the wood line just along the road... »

United Airlines Plane Diverts to Shannon Airport due to Engine Issue

By George Hatcher

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

By George Hatcher

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

By George Hatcher

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... »

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