Aer Lingus A320 EI-DER sustained minor damage when struck by a de-icing truck at Dublin this morning and was removed from today’s flying programme for assessment.
Aer Lingus A330-200 EI-DUO operated EI121 Dublin – Orlando today, however the return EI120 was cancelled after the aircraft suffered fire damage when a cargo loader caught fire within the rear hold. Two cargo loaders suffered serious injuries.
Aer Contractors Boeing 757-2Q8 EI-LBS operated EI135 Shannon – Boston this morning, but sustained damage when it was struck by the air bridge on arrival at the gate in Boston. As a result the return EI134 was cancelled.
Aer Lingus A320 EI-DEG operating EI576 Dublin – Alicante declared emergency close to Alicance tonight due to smoke in the cockpit. The aircraft continued for a safe landing and was able to operate the return EI577 with a delay of just over two hours.
Aer Lingus A320 EI-DER operating EI252 Dublin – London Heathrow rejected take off at high speed this morning when a Westjet Boeing 737-700 went around from around 1.5 nautical miles out. EI-DER was checked and subsequently operated the flight with around a 90...
Aer Lingus A320 EI-CVB operating EI380 Shannon – London Heathrow suffered a hydraulic failure this morning and made an emergency landing with all gear doors open. The return EI381 was cancelled.
Aer Lingus A319 EI-EPR operated EI34 Belfast City – London Heathrow this afternoon and sustained damage when the airbridge was attached for disambarkation. The return EI35 was subsequently cancelled. As a result the aircraft’s next rotation as EI36/EI37...
Aer Lingus Airbus A330-300 EI-DUZ operating EI125 Dublin – Chicago encountered a bird strike on approach to Chicago but was able to land safely and taxi to the gate under its own power. The return EI124 has been delayed overnight.