Flights Diverted

Most tracked flight diverted to Moscow Sheremetyevo last minute

On January 17, 2021, Pobeda airlines flight DP936 from Berlin to Moscow was the most tracked flight of the day. Why?...


Aer Lingus takes off for London, lands in Germany

Little did passengers on AerLingus Flight EI236 know they were in for a surprise ride when the flight took off from Dublin, Ireland, en route to London Gatwick, UK. The strong Storm Ciara wind gusts prevented the Airbus A320 from landing at Gatwick. Instead, almost three hours after takeoff, the passengers found themselves in Germany.  ...


“Please do not travel to Gatwick”, drone surge halts all flights

Drones spotted in and around London’s Gatwick Airport (LGW) airfield on the morning of December 20, 2018, have led to the suspension of all flights “for safety reasons”. And the uproar seems to be serious. The airport says its airfield has been closed as authorities continue to investigate multiple drone sightings detected since the previous evening....


Irish airspace reopens after “complete radar failure”

The airspace of the Republic of Ireland has reopened after flights to and from the country’s two primary airports – Cork and Shannon – were suspended on the evening of October 2, 2018, due to a significant radar issue....


BA makes emergency landing at Gatwick, causes flight disruptions

British Airways (BA) passenger plane flying in from Naples, Italy, made an emergency landing at London’s Gatwick Airport on July 20, 2018, after suffering a technical malfunction mid-air....