Air Live Net is tweeting that the Boeing 737 which declared an emergency shortly after taking off from East Midlands Airport is starting its descent.
Flight LS626 has been circling at 19,000 feet, with reports it has been burning off fuel.
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The victim, who lost a leg in the incident, said his injuries had been truly "life-changing" in a statement read out to court.
Kingsley Burrell died after suffering a cardiac arrest in hospital in 2011 following his detention by police under the Mental Health Act.