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Humberside plane passenger describes emergency landing

A passenger, who was forced to take over a light aircraft when its pilot fell sick, has described the moment he landed the plane.

John Wildey said he "hadn't a clue" how to conduct an emergency landing and had to be guided by air traffic controllers on the ground at Humberside airport.

He told the BBC: "I thought 'I ain't going to do it', but we managed to stop in the end."

  • 09 Oct 2013
  • From the section UK
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