A Virgin Atlantic Boeing passenger jet performs an emergency landing
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Virgin Atlantic flight carries out 'non-standard' landing

A Virgin Atlantic passenger plane has landed safely at London's Gatwick Airport after discovering a problem with part of its main landing gear

Virgin flight VS43 with 447 passengers and 15 crew was travelling from Gatwick to Las Vegas when it had to return.

Gatwick's runway is shut to all air traffic causing severe delays.

  • 29 Dec 2014
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