Ryanair flight from Dublin to Kerry forced to turn back after take-off 3 months ago

Ryanair flight from Dublin to Kerry forced to turn back after take-off

The airline has apologised to those affected.

Passengers on a Ryanair flight from Dublin to Kerry experienced notable disruption on Wednesday (31 August), shortly after taking off.

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The flight, which departed from Dublin Airport a little after 9am, was forced to turn around and return to the airport due to technical difficulties.

Once grounded, passengers were re-routed to a second aircraft that successfully transported them from Dublin to Kerry, albeit a couple of hours later than originally scheduled.

A spokesperson for Ryanair told JOE:

"This flight from Dublin to Kerry (31 Aug) returned to Dublin Airport shortly after take-off due to a minor technical issue with the aircraft.

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"The aircraft landed normally and to minimise disruption to passengers, an alternative aircraft was quickly arranged, which departed safely for Kerry Airport today at 11:04 local.

 "Ryanair sincerely apologises to all affected customers."