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Plane's unlatched covers led to fire, emergency landing  Engine covers that flew off and damaged a British Airways plane upon takeoff last week had been left unlatched during maintenance Runways reopen after emergency landing at Heathrow   An emergency landing Friday forced the closing of both runways. British Airways has canceled all its inbound and outbound short-haul flights... Jet pilots 'dozed off twice over London'  Pilots of jet planes have fallen asleep on duty in or over London twice in three years   Helicopter crashes in London rush hour
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B. 2016-02-14 Virgin Atlantic flight back in UK after 'laser incident' Heathrow, London
2015-06-19 'Plane stowaway' body found on Richmond roof Kew Road, Richmond, London
D. 2014-12-29 Jumbo jet lands safely after scare Gatwick, London
4. 2014-12-12 UK flights hit by computer failure Swanwick, London
F. 2014-12-07 Drone involved in Heathrow near miss Heathrow, London
G. 2014-06-28 No injuries after 2 Ryanair jets collide on ground at airport Stansted Airport, London
7. 2013-12-07 UK flight delays glitch 'now fixed' Heathrow, London
I. 2013-07-13 Batteries 'not linked' to 787 fire Heathrow, London

Jumbo jet lands safely after scare Map of Gatwick United Kingdom  Flights to London's Gatwick Airport were diverted and departures delayed for a time after a Virgin Atlantic plane made an emergency landing UK flights hit by computer failure Map of Swanwick United Kingdom  Passengers are facing widespread flight disruption after a computer failure at the UK's air traffic control centre Drone involved in Heathrow near miss   An unidentified drone came close to hitting a plane as it landed at Heathrow, the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has confirmed No injuries after 2 Ryanair jets collide on ground at airport   Police say two Ryanair jets have collided at London's Stansted Airport, but none of the crew members or passengers were injured UK flight delays glitch 'now fixed'   A telephone glitch that caused hundreds of flights to be delayed has now been resolved, but disruption is continuing   London 2012 parachutist Mark Sutton killed   Switzerland: Mark Sutton who parachuted dressed as James Bond during the 2012 London Olympics opening ceremony has died Batteries 'not linked' to 787 fire   There is no evidence of a direct link between the 787 Dreamliner's batteries and the fire at Heathrow Airport on Friday, an investigation has... Dreamliner catches fire at Heathrow Map of Heathrow United Kingdom
Virgin Atlantic flight back in UK after 'laser incident' Map of Heathrow United Kingdom  A flight heading to New York turned back to London Heathrow Airport after a 'laser beam incident', Virgin Atlantic has confirmed 'Plane stowaway' body found on Richmond roof Map of Kew Road Richmond United Kingdom

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  A stowaway who is believed to have clung on to a plane has fallen to his death, while another is in hospital

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  Flights have resumed at London's Heathrow Airport after a fire on a parked Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 787 Dreamliner jet

  A copter crashed into a construction crane atop a new luxury residential building in thick fog, killing the pilot and another person and sparking flames

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Apr.16 US-bound jet in emergency landing   Flights in and out of Gatwick were suspended after a plane was forced to make an emergency landing after smoke was reported in the cabin Jan.17 Fliers panic over false crash alarm  British Airways is apologizing to passengers after a message announcing the Miam-London plane was about to make a landing in the ocean

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Jun.9 Stowaway survives in jet undercarriage  A 20-year-old Romanian stowaway survived a 90-minute flight in a private plane's wheel compartment and was subsequently arrested

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Mar.13 'High risk' of plane fault repeat
Map of Heathrow United Kingdom  Experts said there is a 'high probability' that a fault which caused a British Airways jet to crash-land at Heathrow could hit other Boeing 777s Feb.13 2 hurt in London City Airport crash
  A British Airways Flight 8456 carrying 67 passengers and five crew members crashed. Avro RJ100's undercarriage collapsed as the plane landed Feb.2 Heaviest UK snow in 18 years hits flights Map of Heathrow United Kingdom
  The snowstorm forced the cancellation of more than 650 flights at the airport and shut down the city's bus network

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Sep.4 Icy fuel lines blamed for Heathrow crash   Ice in fuel lines probably caused a British Airways jet to lose power and make a jarring emergency landing in January Jan.17 Heathrow crash probe to begin
Map of Heathrow United Kingdom  An investigation was set to begin into the cause of a Boeing 777 landing short of the runway, skidding on grass and ripping apart sections of the aircraft Heathrow jet lands short of runway Map of Heathrow United Kingdom
  The pilot of a British Airways passenger jet that crash landed appeared to be struggling to bring the plane down safely.    Boeing 777 -- BA flight 38 from Beijing, China -- grounded on tarmac a...

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Dec.28 Paraglider lands at Buckingham

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