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Thursday 7 December 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Landing

This year
Light aircraft makes emergency landing on English motorway
Emergency services were on the scene and Gloucestershire Constabulary said no-one was injured.
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British Airways flight to London diverts to Dublin Airport with medical emergency
The nature of the medical emergency is unknown.
16 people taken to hospital after flight makes emergency landing at Shannon Airport
Shannon Airport confirmed that United Airlines flight UA-880 from Houston to Heathrow diverted to Shannon Airport “with a medical situation”.
CityJet flight to Dublin forced to make emergency landing due to engine trouble
The flight from London to Dublin was forced to divert to London Stansted.
Ryanair passenger awarded €19k for 'heavy landing' whiplash injuries
27-year-old Rose Collins said she was thrown forward, her head hitting the seat in front of her.
Google's internet-balloon test flight goes awry as one crashes in tea field
The balloon is part of Google’s efforts to bring internet connectivity to remote regions.
Air Canada turbulence leaves 21 in hospital after 'flight from hell'
A spokesperson for the airline described it as a “very unsettling experience” for the passengers.
Terrifying video shows landing aborted at the last minute
The plane was seen attempting the landing in Cork Airport yesterday.
Aer Lingus plane makes touch-and-go landing due to dangerous wind conditions
The plane landed successfully on its second attempt.
Passenger rushed to hospital after Air Canada jet in medical diversion to Shannon
The plane touched down at 11.20am.
Flight makes emergency landing at Belfast City Airport
Ten fire engines attended the scene.
Occupants of plane that caught fire "got a taxi on to Limerick"
Four people escaped unharmed after their light aircraft came down near Portumna on Christmas Eve.
Plane makes emergency landing in Belfast after engine catches fire
No passengers were injured.
Amazing cockpit video from a plane landing in thick fog at Dublin Airport
Remember the fog last week? This is pretty incredible.
Reports of smoke in the cockpit forces flight to divert to Dublin Airport
The United Airlines flight landed safely at 6.15pm.
Small plane crashes at Kansas airport during take off
One person is reported to be in a critical condition.
United Airlines flight makes emergency landing in Dublin
The flight, which was headed to Washington from Manchester, landed safely with 155 passengers on board.
Passenger dies on New York flight diverted to Shannon
The Alitalia flight was diverted yesterday afternoon due to passenger illness.
Two killed after Seattle news helicopter crashes into cars
The incident happened as the helicopter was coming into land on a rooftop.
Watch: Failsafe tech keeps drone flying even when damaged
A new failsafe technology allows a drone to recover and stay in the air after a malfunction or motor failure.
Armed US plane landed at Shannon 'in error'
Shannonwatch said it is difficult to believe that a breach of this kind was an administrative error.
Aer Lingus regional flight bursts tyre after landing in Cardiff
There were no injuries and the plane stopped safely, but a runway at Cardiff Airport was closed for some time.
FAA panel advises lifting ban on use of gadgets during take-off and landing
The panel said a ban should remain on browsing the Internet and sending or receiving texts and emails while the plane is flying below 10,000 feet.
“Mechanical issue” forces UA flight to make Dublin emergency landing
The United Airlines flight was on its way to Washington from London Heathrow.
Two US military planes landed at Shannon in one day last month
Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore said that the aircraft contained no arms, ammunition or intelligence gathering equipment.
UPDATED: Aer Lingus flight makes emergency landing at Dublin Airport
The flight turned back after people reported smelling smoke in the cabin.
BA flight makes precautionary landing at Shannon Airport
The Boeing 777 jet made an unscheduled precautionary landing at Shannon after detecting smoke in the cabin.
VIDEO: The happiest group of NASA employees you'll see today
Mars Landing! Whoo!
VIDEO: Ireland's Black Knights dive onto Bray beach
Nice landing.
NASA refines Mars landing – but brings it closer to dangerous landing zone
‘Curiosity’ is set to land on the red plant in early August.
Woman, 80, lands plane after pilot husband suffers fatal heart attack
Helen Collins, 80, landed the plane on one engine in Wisconsin after her husband died from a sudden heart attack while flying.
Watch: The airport only eight pilots in the world are allowed fly to
The approach to Bhutan’s Paro Airport is so dangerous planes are not allowed to fly in after dark. Here’s how it’s done…
Sicilian airport remains closed after jet lands off runway
Thirty passengers injured after plane lands on tarmac during heavy rain.