GIRL PASSENGER DEAD ON EMIRATES A380 FLIGHT FROM DUBAI TO MUNICH
Last Updated: 2017-10-12
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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Oct 12 (NNN-WAM) - Emirates Airline, said Wednesday, its Airbus A380 flight, en route from Dubai to Munich, was diverted 45 minutes after take-off, to Kuwait, after a seven-year old girl passenger, passed away during the flight, Dubai daily Gulf news reported.

The report said, Emirates confirmed, while "the passenger received immediate medical attention upon landing," her death was pronounced by an emergency doctor, on the ground.

The statement did not mention the cause of the child's death. But the girl had obviously suffered high fever. She was aboard with four family members.

"Emirates would like to express its condolences to the family of the deceased," the statement said.

The flight took off after that, and reached Munich behind schedule, said the carrier.-- NNN-WAM