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Ryanair Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Munich

Ryanair flight FR-4164 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Munich, Germany, on April 4th.

The Boeing 737-800 plane heading from Frankfurt, Germany, to Corfu, Greece, was diverted after the crew received a wheel well fire indication.

The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.

Lufthansa Flight Diverts to Manchester on Suspicion of Wheel Well Fire


Lufthansa flight LH404 had to make an emergency landing at Manchester Airport in United Kingdom, on August 7.

The Boeing 747-800 jumbo jet, en-route from Frankfurt to New York, had to be diverted after the pilots reported a possible wheel well fire.

The plane landed safely after dumping excess fuel.

An airport spokesperson confirmed the incident saying, “An aircraft from Frankfurt to New York JFK made a divert into Manchester Airport this evening and landed safely with approximately 360 people on board.”

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