Medical Emergency Forces Aer Lingus Flight To Return To Shannon Airport

The incident took place this afternoon

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An Aer Lingus flight was forced to return to Shannon Airport mid-flight today following a medical emergency.

According to The Irish Independent, the plane left the airport at 12.20pm and had been due to land in New York at 3pm US time.

However, it is now returning to the Clare airport after a medical emergency on board.

No other details have been confirmed.

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Marie Madden

Marie is Editor of The Lovin Group.Having entered the 'this place is too loud' phase of her life, she spends her weekends on a quest to find the perfect bottle of red wine and rates coleslaw as one of the great evils in the world.