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Only fear for the passengers of Alitalia flight Rome-Miani
Rome, Italy - The pilot was suddenly taken ill and landed at the Azores
It was forced to land at the Azores the Alitalia Boeing 777-200 flying from Rome-Fiumicino to Miami. The pilot, after suddenly being taken ill, decided to bring the aircraft back to the ground. The Azores islands are in the middle of the Atlantic, at about half way. There have not been safety problems for the passengers and the airline sent a backup crew, while the people have been given assistance...
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency