Thomson Airways aircraft Thomson Airways 

Thomson flight to Mallorca was diverted to London after emergency declared

A flight of Thomson Airways Limited from United Kingdom to Spain was diverted to London due to sick passenger. The Thomson Flight TOM7118 departed from East Midlands Airport, near Nottingham, at 4pm today bound Palma de Mallorca Airport, in the Balearic Islands. The flight was diverted to London-Gatwick International Airport after transmitting the “7700” emergency code to air traffic controllers due to a medical emergency by a passenger sick. A spokesperson of the company said: “We would like to apologise for the inconvenience caused to customers travelling on flight TOM7118 from East…

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American Airlines provides explanations about the flight Charlotte-Raleigh Durham

An American Airlines spokesman refuted a false news spread yesterday. A flight of American Airlines from Charlotte Airport to Raleigh-Durham Airport landed yesterday at 2:19pm in Raleigh with some people and crew members suffering eye irritation and headaches from an odor. Some media reports, during the Sunday, spread the news that the flight was evacuated and the odor was from a passenger who “passed gas.” Today, Ross Feinstein, spokesman of American Airlines refuted the “passed gas” claim. Also stated that the aircraft that arrived to Raleigh is currently out of service for an actual mechanical…

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Air New Zealand flight return to Auckland after one of its pilots fell sick

A flight of Air New Zealand from Auckland to Hong Kong returned to airport when a pilot fell sick. The flight NZ87 took off from Auckland International Airport and a few minutes later, when the aircraft was over the Tasman Sea, one of the pilots fell sick. Chief pilot captain David Morgan said after consulting with doctors, the decision was made for the flight to return to Auckland. The pilot was on a scheduled rest break and was not operating the aircraft at the time. The aircraft, a Boeing 777-200 landed at Auckland airport at…

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