Emergency medical alarms SAS Moscow Flight
2 June 2012
Six people have become acutely ill during an SAS flight from Moscow to Stockholm, police said.
According to Aftonbladet, three people initially have been unconscious.
Infectious Disease Physicians from Huddinge Hospital is on the case.
Flight SK731, 61 passengers on board en route from Moscow to Stockholm Arlanda. During the flight to Sweden fell ill six people.
According to airport police met the plane of a major start for police, ambulances and paramedics. SOS Alarm is reported that five ambulances and a helicopter were sent to meet the SAS flight at the airport.
Two people have been hospitalized.
- We did not know how bad it was. The alarm was about six in the plane is sick, says Raymond Perry, manager of SOS.
SAS confirmed that several people had fallen ill on the flight.
According to the airline people will have traveled in the same company.
- They showed signs of stomach flu, says Malin Selander, press officer at SAS.
According to SAS aircraft could land at the airport without any problems.
Were kept on board
According to airport police kept all 61 passengers remained on board after the plane landed. At 18:30 o’clock, they have had to leave the plane.
Two of the people who fell ill during the flight is now cared for in hospital, police said.
- Their life is in danger. The other was feeling so good that they did not have to ride the ambulance, said Raymond Perry.