Hyderabad: Passenger suffers cardiac arrest mid air, dies
Posted on: 07:49 PM IST Jul 20, 2013
Hyderabad: An air passenger suffered cardiac arrest mid-air and later died even as the Bangalore-bound aircraft made an emergency landing at the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport on Saturday, an official said.
Passenger Uttam Singh of New Delhi-Bangalore Jet Airways flight complained of chest pain. The pilot of the alerted the air traffic controller at the Hyderabad airport and was allowed to land, an airport official said.
Singh was rushed to a private hospital, where he died during treatment, the official said.