• Air New Zealand plane grounded for two hours with a dead body onboard

    6 monthes ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    It took 2 hours to remove a deceased individual from Air New Zealand aircraft, leaving it grounded all along. The delay included bringing the wrong-sized steps to the plane for paramedics to get onboard.
    After departing from Hong Kong en route to Auckland, New Zealand, the flight diverted to Cairns, Australia after a male passenger died onboard.
    The deceased passenger was a male in his 60s who was a diabetic and had forgotten to bring insulin. About 60 minutes into the 10-hour flight, an airline staff asked for medical help over plane's speakers. A doctor attended to the passenger and...
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