Passenger lands plane

A passenger has been forced to land a light aircraft at Humberside airport after a pilot fell ill at the controls of the plane.

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Hero passenger recalls emergency landing

A passenger in a light aircraft who had to take controls of the plane after the pilot collapsed has tonight been telling Calendar how he managed to land it safely.

John Wildey, who's 77 and from Doncaster,, had never flown a plane before, but he made a perfect landing after being talked down by instructors. The pilot has since sadly died. But Mr Wildey has been hailed a hero for staying calm and for averting any more loss of life. James Webster reports.

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