Drunk BA pi­lot jailed

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AN ex­pe­ri­enced Bri­tish Air­ways pi­lot’s ca­reer is “up in smoke” af­ter he was jailed for eight months for be­ing caught on duty while more than four times the al­co­hol limit.

Ju­lian Mon­aghan drank three dou­ble vod­kas and diet Pepsi in his ho­tel room on an empty stom­ach be­fore he was due on board a long-haul flight from Gatwick Air­port to Mau­ri­tius on Jan­uary 18. Po­lice were called when tech­ni­cian Ver­ity McAllen no­ticed a strong smell of al­co­hol on Mon­aghan’s breath.

Sinn Fein MLA Gerry Kelly at Carlisle Me­mo­rial Church in Belfast

For­mer pi­lot Ju­lian Mon­aghan is led into a van at Lewes Crown Court

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