Passengers Fall Seriously Ill On Emirates Flight From Dubai To JFK

Passengers Fall Seriously Ill On Emirates Flight From Dubai To JFK
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5 Sep 2018

An Emirates super-jumbo in New York has been met by ambulances, police and disease experts after passengers became unwell.

Dozens of vehicles surrounded the plane at JFK Airport, with people on board reportedly coughing and having high fevers.


The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says 100 are ill, while Emirates say only around 10 passengers fell ill.