Suddenly the pilot's health deteriorated and he had to be evacuated from the cockpit for an immediate medical emergency. During this, a passenger traveling in the plane took the lead. He helped the co-pilot in operating the aircraft. The plane landed in a while.
A passenger flight was flying in the air in America, when its pilot’s health deteriorated. Due to this, he had to be immediately removed from the cockpit for medical emergency. During this, a passenger traveling in the plane took the lead. That passenger helped the pilot in operating the aircraft.
According to a CNN report, a Southwest Airlines plane flew from Las Vegas to Columbus, Ohio. Shortly after takeoff, the pilot’s health suddenly deteriorated.
In the event of a medical emergency, the plane was asked to land back in Las Vegas. before the situation worsens. A passenger on board came forward to handle the aircraft. He himself was a professional pilot and used to work in another airline company. He came in the cockpit and contacted air traffic control. At the same time, the co-pilot of the aircraft took control of the flight. After some time, Flight 6013 made a safe landing.
Southwest Airlines spokesman Chris Perry said a pilot from another airline entered the flight deck and assisted with radio communications. While our Southwest pilot flew the plane.
The plane remained in the air for about 1 hour 17 minutes
During this, a female passenger treated the sick pilot. She was a professional nurse. After landing, the pilot was admitted to the hospital. At present, orders have been given to investigate the matter.