A United Airlines Boeing 767-300, en route from Houston, Texas to London Heathrow, was diverted to Ireland’s Shannon Airport early on Aug. 31 after hitting turbulence, injuring passengers and crew. United flight UA880, with 207 passengers and 13 crew members on board, was on the overnight service when it hit what the airline described as “severe and unexpected turbulence.” Shannon Airport said the aircraft landed at 5.55 a.m. local time with ambulances waiting on the ...

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