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# diverted - Friday 13 September, 2019

Pilot made emergency landing in Shannon after coffee spill in cockpit

The incident occurred on a Frankfurt-Cancun flight in February.

# diverted - Friday 30 August, 2019

Aer Lingus flight forced to return to Dublin Airport after crew report 'smell' on board

The flight landed safely in Dublin at 9.05am and was met at the terminal by ground crews and engineers.

# diverted - Friday 5 July, 2019

London-bound Virgin Atlantic flight rerouted to Boston after reports of smoke in the cabin

‘Everyone could smell the smoke’ said one passenger who took to social media following the incident.

# diverted - Tuesday 27 November, 2018

Flight returns to Dublin Airport after being forced to abort landing due to wind

Meanwhile, another flight diverted to Shannon Airport after a woman was reported to be experiencing contractions.

# diverted - Monday 29 May, 2017

Transatlantic flight diverts to Shannon as man suffers heart attack

A young girl also had a fit on the flight and required medical attention.

# diverted - Friday 23 September, 2016

Flight forced to shut down engine after cabin fills with smoke

The plane had been travelling between Sydney to Cairns.

# diverted - Monday 6 June, 2016

'Lack of Dublin hotel rooms' forces flight back to Germany after medical emergency

A female patient on her way to Atlanta is understood to have been taken to Beaumont Hospital in Dublin.

# diverted - Wednesday 18 November, 2015

Two Air France flights to Paris diverted after 'bomb scare' Anonymous Threats This post contains videos

Two Air France flights to Paris diverted after 'bomb scare'

The flights were en route from Los Angeles and Washington.

# diverted - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

Man arrested at Shannon airport after incident onboard plane

The flight was headed to Fort Lauderdale.

# diverted - Thursday 15 January, 2015

Twenty planes diverted away from Dublin Airport as 'Storm Rachel' gathers pace

Flights have been diverted to either Belfast or Manchester.

# diverted - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

Video shows terrifying scenes inside airplane forced to make emergency landing

Passengers can be heard screaming and praying.

# diverted - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge Two passengers fighting over reclining seats forced an entire flight to divert Air Wars

# diverted - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

Passenger dies on New York flight diverted to Shannon

The Alitalia flight was diverted yesterday afternoon due to passenger illness.

# diverted - Friday 21 February, 2014

Company regrets that "extreme pressure" and no fueling delayed Ryanair flight

Ground handling agent Swissport said that its high standards fell short in this incident.

# diverted - Tuesday 10 December, 2013

Irish passengers diverted from Stansted Airport after technical problem

Ryanair passengers flying from Dublin, Shannon and Cork were diverted to London Gatwick and East Midlands Airport.

# diverted - Friday 13 September, 2013

Here’s what happened today: Friday

The latest on the tragic fire that killed the family of a Beaumont doctor, the details of the Garda ‘Operation Majesty’ — and it turns out Ryan Tubridy is a time-traveller…

# diverted - Thursday 1 August, 2013

'Unruly passenger' arrested after plane diverted to Shannon

The woman on board the Delta flight from New York to Athens became abusive during the flight and had to be handcuffed.

# diverted - Thursday 14 March, 2013

Armed robbery in Coolock causes three Dublin flights to be diverted to Shannon

The DAA said an Aer Lingus flight from Gatwick, an Aer Lingus Flight from Brussels and a Ryanair flight from Las Palmas were all diverted to Shannon.

# diverted - Friday 18 January, 2013

Dublin: Collision on O'Connell St, traffic diverted

Gardaí and emergency services are currently on the scene.

# diverted - Friday 21 October, 2011

Plane diverted over "strange smell"

This is the second time in two days that a plane has been diverted because of a strange smell on board.