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Door falls off Bono’s private jet over Germany

Pop star, Bono.
Pop star, Bono. Image by xrayspx / CC BY-SA 2.0

U2 frontman Bono escaped without injury when a door fell off his private jet in mid-air. The pop star was flying between Dublin and Berlin when the tailgate detached from the plane, taking his luggage with it. The luggage’s whereabouts are unknown, but it’s believed to have fallen into the countryside outside Berlin. Bono, who was on the way to Germany’s Bambi awards, was unharmed. Read more: independent.ie