Passenger falls ill, triggers emergency landing of United Airlines

 Thursday, July 20, 2017

United AirlinesAn aircraft of United Airlines that was travelling to Frankfurt had to be diverted to Dublin Airport following the declaration of a medical emergency on board the flight.


Flight UA907 that had taken off from Chicago was scheduled to land in Frankfurt around 9.45 a.m. local time on Wednesday.


However, a medical emergency was suddenly announced on board after one of its passengers fell ill during the flight. Thereafter, the plane was diverted to Dublin Airport. And, it was met by medical personnel on the runway.


A spokesperson of Dublin Airport Authority confirmed that the flight of United Airlines was capable of making a perfectly safe landing at 6.45 a.m. and the passenger is receiving medical attention without delay.


However, the current condition of the passenger is yet to be known.



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