Plane lands safely after medical emergency aboard North East flight

An easyJet plane.
An easyJet plane.

TWO North East flights have landed safely after declaring emergencies.

EasyJet flight #U26401 from Newcastle to Barcelona returned to the UK after a medical emergency involving a passenger.

The plane diverted to Bournemouth and is now once again heading to Spain.

Emirates flight #EK35 from Dubai also declared an emergency from Dubai and made a rapid descent to Newcastle. It has now landed safely. The cause of the emergency is not yet known.