Door Falls Off Bono’s Plane Mid-Flight!

November 14, 2014

U2’s singer Bono got a scare mid-flight on Wednesday (November 12th) when a rear door fell off his private plane… while the singer was on a flight from Dublin to Berlin!


According to ABC News, Germout Freitag with the German Federal Bureau of Aircraft Accident Investigation confirmed the incident on the Learjet 60, saying that the door was where luggage had been loaded onto the plane.

  • Authorities did not know why the door flew off, with Freitag saying, “There can be many reasons for this incident. Either something broke on the door or the door wasn’t closed properly. Those are the usual problems that occur.”
  • Bono was on his way to Berlin for the Bambi Awards, where U2 was being honored and was slated to perform.
  • While in Germany, Bono also met to discuss Ebola with Walter Lindner, the country’s special representative for the fight against the deadly virus.

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