EasyJet #U27415 from Southend diverted to London Gatwick after emergency
Flight U27415 had just taken off from Southend, a town in Essex, when it was diverted to Gatwick due to a medical emergency. It is unclear at present what medical emergency occurred on board the aircraft.
UPDATE easyJet #U27415 from Southend to Alicante diverted to London Gatwick due to medical emergency on board.— AirLive.net (@airlivenet) December 31, 2015
The plane had almost reached the French mainland, after crossing the English Channel, before it was told to land at Gatwick, the UK’s second-busiest airport.