Sunday 24 August 2014
Aer Lingus EI627 Diverts to Schiphol Following Medical Emergency
Thankfully Aer Lingus Flight EI627 has landed safely at Schiphol Airport at about 11.30pm Amsterdam time. The pilot of the Airbus A320 declared an emergency approximately 40 mins into the flight and requested an immediate alternative airport to land following its departure from Copenhagen to Dublin. The flight was diverted to Schiphol Airport and a medical emergency is currently being dealt with.
The aircraft has been unloaded of passengers and baggage.
00.53 - Aircraft reloaded and back on its journey to Dublin. No word on medical emergency.