Taychreggan Hotel - The Drovers

Entertainment Nights

Taychreggan Hotel Presents

An Evening with Captain Bill Hagan
    "The Nairobi Incident" 


Captain Bill

Captain Bill Hagan has now retired after 41 years of commercial flying. He is for the first time in his career free to tell the complete story of the Nairobi Incident of which he was the Captain.

In this 60 minute pre dinner presentation he describes the background to the flight in relevant personal terms, shows and discusses aspects of the extreme loss of control of the aircraft, describes in detail what happened during the terrifying three minutes, what his thoughts were during that time, and how the sequence of those thoughts led to removal of the intruder from the controls. He outlines the many various subsequent events including the emergence of a legal case against BA and its implications, the timetable of the locking of cockpit doors in 2001, and he discusses how the decision was made not to investigate the incident.

Spend time before dinner in the Taychreggan Hotel listening in comfort to this fascinating story, prior to enjoying your magnificent meal, and join him afterwards in the bar for question for a short time.

Master Suite £210 / Junior Suite £200 / Superior Room £195 / Standard Room £190

The above rates are per room per night Dinner Bed and Breakfast.  Reservations are only confirmed upon receipt of a £100.00 per room deposit.  There is a single supplement of £30.00 per room per night for single occupancy.  All prices are inclusive of tax.  Dinner is a 3 course set menu and is served in our 2 AA Rosette Restaurant.

Cancellation:  Guests are respectfully reminded that a confirmed reservation constitutes a binding contract.  Due to geographical location of the hotel we reserve the right to charge in full for any cancellation unless 14 days notice in writing is given.












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