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# landing - Tuesday 16 May, 2017

British Airways flight to London diverts to Dublin Airport with medical emergency
# BA
# BA

British Airways flight to London diverts to Dublin Airport with medical emergency

May 16th 2017, 8:54 AM 23,228 Views 15 Comments

The nature of the medical emergency is unknown.

# landing - Wednesday 31 August, 2016

16 people taken to hospital after flight makes emergency landing at Shannon Airport
# United Airlines
# United Airlines

16 people taken to hospital after flight makes emergency landing at Shannon Airport

Aug 31st 2016, 10:56 AM 41,465 Views 31 Comments

Shannon Airport confirmed that United Airlines flight UA-880 from Houston to Heathrow diverted to Shannon Airport “with a medical situation”.

# landing - Tuesday 28 June, 2016

CityJet flight to Dublin forced to make emergency landing due to engine trouble
# Diversion
# Diversion

CityJet flight to Dublin forced to make emergency landing due to engine trouble

Jun 28th 2016, 11:25 AM 24,591 Views 17 Comments

The flight from London to Dublin was forced to divert to London Stansted.

# landing - Thursday 25 February, 2016

Ryanair passenger awarded €19k for 'heavy landing' whiplash injuries
# Thrown Forward
# Thrown Forward

Ryanair passenger awarded €19k for 'heavy landing' whiplash injuries

Feb 25th 2016, 3:04 PM 24,964 Views 66 Comments

27-year-old Rose Collins said she was thrown forward, her head hitting the seat in front of her.

# landing - Thursday 18 February, 2016

Google's internet-balloon test flight goes awry as one crashes in tea field
# Crash Land
# Crash Land

Google's internet-balloon test flight goes awry as one crashes in tea field

Feb 18th 2016, 5:01 PM 14,204 Views 7 Comments

The balloon is part of Google’s efforts to bring internet connectivity to remote regions.

# landing - Thursday 31 December, 2015

Air Canada turbulence leaves 21 in hospital after 'flight from hell'
# Calgary
# Calgary

Air Canada turbulence leaves 21 in hospital after 'flight from hell'

Dec 31st 2015, 9:33 AM 38,063 Views 21 Comments

A spokesperson for the airline described it as a “very unsettling experience” for the passengers.

# landing - Thursday 19 November, 2015

Terrifying video shows landing aborted at the last minute
# Cork Airport
# Cork Airport

Terrifying video shows landing aborted at the last minute

Nov 19th 2015, 6:30 PM 46,006 Views 49 Comments

The plane was seen attempting the landing in Cork Airport yesterday.

# landing - Friday 21 August, 2015

Aer Lingus plane makes touch-and-go landing due to dangerous wind conditions
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

Aer Lingus plane makes touch-and-go landing due to dangerous wind conditions

Aug 21st 2015, 10:57 AM 28,108 Views 36 Comments

The plane landed successfully on its second attempt.

# landing - Saturday 13 June, 2015

Passenger rushed to hospital after Air Canada jet in medical diversion to Shannon
# Landing
# Landing

Passenger rushed to hospital after Air Canada jet in medical diversion to Shannon

Jun 13th 2015, 1:18 PM 22,956 Views 26 Comments

The plane touched down at 11.20am.

# landing - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

Flight makes emergency landing at Belfast City Airport
# Everyone Safe
# Everyone Safe

Flight makes emergency landing at Belfast City Airport

Dec 30th 2014, 7:24 PM 16,809 Views 17 Comments

Ten fire engines attended the scene.

# landing - Saturday 27 December, 2014

Occupants of plane that caught fire "got a taxi on to Limerick"
# Portumna
# Portumna

Occupants of plane that caught fire "got a taxi on to Limerick"

Dec 27th 2014, 3:20 PM 27,829 Views 19 Comments

Four people escaped unharmed after their light aircraft came down near Portumna on Christmas Eve.

# landing - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

Plane makes emergency landing in Belfast after engine catches fire
# Flybe
# Flybe

Plane makes emergency landing in Belfast after engine catches fire

Dec 17th 2014, 7:26 AM 13,830 Views 40 Comments

No passengers were injured.

# landing - Sunday 23 November, 2014

Amazing cockpit video from a plane landing in thick fog at Dublin Airport
# The Fog
From The Daily Edge
# The Fog

Amazing cockpit video from a plane landing in thick fog at Dublin Airport

Nov 23rd 2014, 10:28 AM 53,527 Views 44 Comments

Remember the fog last week? This is pretty incredible.

# landing - Thursday 6 November, 2014

Reports of smoke in the cockpit forces flight to divert to Dublin Airport
# United Airlines
# United Airlines

Reports of smoke in the cockpit forces flight to divert to Dublin Airport

Nov 6th 2014, 6:50 PM 24,979 Views 62 Comments

The United Airlines flight landed safely at 6.15pm.

# landing - Thursday 30 October, 2014

Small plane crashes at Kansas airport during take off
# Crash
# Crash

Small plane crashes at Kansas airport during take off

Oct 30th 2014, 3:48 PM 9,908 Views 4 Comments

One person is reported to be in a critical condition.

# landing - Sunday 1 June, 2014

United Airlines flight makes emergency landing in Dublin
# Come Fly With Me
# Come Fly With Me

United Airlines flight makes emergency landing in Dublin

Jun 1st 2014, 8:00 PM 58,239 Views 64 Comments

The flight, which was headed to Washington from Manchester, landed safely with 155 passengers on board.

# landing - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

Passenger dies on New York flight diverted to Shannon
# Alitalia
# Alitalia

Passenger dies on New York flight diverted to Shannon

Apr 30th 2014, 2:21 PM 22,330 Views 25 Comments

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

# landing - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

Two killed after Seattle news helicopter crashes into cars
# Space Needle
# Space Needle

Two killed after Seattle news helicopter crashes into cars

Mar 18th 2014, 10:50 PM 28,113 Views 15 Comments

The incident happened as the helicopter was coming into land on a rooftop.

# landing - Monday 9 December, 2013

Watch: Failsafe tech keeps drone flying even when damaged
# Smooth Landing
# Smooth Landing

Watch: Failsafe tech keeps drone flying even when damaged

Dec 9th 2013, 7:30 PM 9,523 Views 17 Comments

A new failsafe technology allows a drone to recover and stay in the air after a malfunction or motor failure.

# landing - Friday 18 October, 2013

Armed US plane landed at Shannon 'in error'
# US Military
# US Military

Armed US plane landed at Shannon 'in error'

Oct 18th 2013, 8:59 AM 28,233 Views 220 Comments

Shannonwatch said it is difficult to believe that a breach of this kind was an administrative error.

# landing - Friday 11 October, 2013

Aer Lingus regional flight bursts tyre after landing in Cardiff
# Aviation
# Aviation

Aer Lingus regional flight bursts tyre after landing in Cardiff

Oct 11th 2013, 6:04 PM 12,203 Views 38 Comments

There were no injuries and the plane stopped safely, but a runway at Cardiff Airport was closed for some time.

# landing - Wednesday 2 October, 2013

FAA panel advises lifting ban on use of gadgets during take-off and landing
# Flights
# Flights

FAA panel advises lifting ban on use of gadgets during take-off and landing

Oct 2nd 2013, 12:44 PM 8,362 Views 40 Comments

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.

# landing - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

“Mechanical issue” forces UA flight to make Dublin emergency landing
# Flight
# Flight

“Mechanical issue” forces UA flight to make Dublin emergency landing

Aug 14th 2013, 6:16 PM 22,333 Views 40 Comments

The United Airlines flight was on its way to Washington from London Heathrow.

# landing - Monday 15 July, 2013

Two US military planes landed at Shannon in one day last month
# Shannon
# Shannon

Two US military planes landed at Shannon in one day last month

Jul 15th 2013, 7:28 PM 10,129 Views 53 Comments

Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore said that the aircraft contained no arms, ammunition or intelligence gathering equipment.

# landing - Wednesday 16 January, 2013

UPDATED: Aer Lingus flight makes emergency landing at Dublin Airport
# Emergency Landing
# Emergency Landing

UPDATED: Aer Lingus flight makes emergency landing at Dublin Airport

Jan 16th 2013, 3:18 PM 36,503 Views 62 Comments

The flight turned back after people reported smelling smoke in the cabin.

# landing - Sunday 2 December, 2012

BA flight makes precautionary landing at Shannon Airport
# Shannon
# Shannon

BA flight makes precautionary landing at Shannon Airport

Dec 2nd 2012, 11:12 AM 8,771 Views 11 Comments

The Boeing 777 jet made an unscheduled precautionary landing at Shannon after detecting smoke in the cabin.

# landing - Monday 6 August, 2012

VIDEO: The happiest group of NASA employees you'll see today
# Mars Landing
# Mars Landing

VIDEO: The happiest group of NASA employees you'll see today

Aug 6th 2012, 10:03 AM 5,269 Views 34 Comments

Mars Landing! Whoo!

# landing - Monday 23 July, 2012

VIDEO: Ireland's Black Knights dive onto Bray beach
# Calm And Collected
# Calm And Collected

VIDEO: Ireland's Black Knights dive onto Bray beach

Jul 23rd 2012, 11:15 AM 7,678 Views 22 Comments

Nice landing.

# landing - Tuesday 12 June, 2012

NASA refines Mars landing – but brings it closer to dangerous landing zone
# Mars
# Mars

NASA refines Mars landing – but brings it closer to dangerous landing zone

Jun 12th 2012, 2:30 PM 2,378 Views 11 Comments

‘Curiosity’ is set to land on the red plant in early August.

# landing - Wednesday 4 April, 2012

Woman, 80, lands plane after pilot husband suffers fatal heart attack
# Landing
# Landing

Woman, 80, lands plane after pilot husband suffers fatal heart attack

Apr 4th 2012, 9:07 AM 4,242 Views 14 Comments

Helen Collins, 80, landed the plane on one engine in Wisconsin after her husband died from a sudden heart attack while flying.

# landing - Sunday 1 January, 2012

Watch: The airport only eight pilots in the world are allowed fly to
# Hold On Tight
From The Daily Edge
# Hold On Tight

Watch: The airport only eight pilots in the world are allowed fly to

Jan 1st 2012, 7:10 PM 17,091 Views 30 Comments

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…

# landing - Saturday 25 September, 2010

Sicilian airport remains closed after jet lands off runway
# Aviation
# Aviation

Sicilian airport remains closed after jet lands off runway

Sep 25th 2010, 3:44 PM 292 Views 0 Comments

Thirty passengers injured after plane lands on tarmac during heavy rain.