8 January 1989 - British Midland Flight BD 92, a Boeing 737–400, crashed onto the embankment of the M1 motorway near Kegworth, Leicestershire, in England. The aircraft was attempting to conduct an emergency landing at East Midlands Airport. Of the 126 people aboard, 47 died and 74, including seven members of the flight crew, sustained serious injuries
27 May 1985 – British Airtours Lockheed Tristar G-BBAI overran the runway on landing at Leeds-Bradford Airport, West Yorkshire and was substantially damaged. All on board escaped with just a few minor injuries reported.