Passenger on Lagos-Bound Delta Air Lines Flight Dies
A Nigerian passenger on Delta Air Lines Flight DL54 travelling from Atlanta, United States to Lagos was on Monday afternoon found dead before landing at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos.
The passenger was said to have died aboard before the flight landed at Muritala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos.
In an official statement issued yesterday by Delta Air Lines, the carrier confirmed the incident stating that “a passenger on Delta Flight DL54 travelling from Atlanta to Lagos today (11 March), was found unresponsive before landing.
Local medical professionals met the plane upon arrival and confirmed the passenger had sadly passed away” .
“Delta extends its deepest condolences to the family at this sad time. As a matter of passenger privacy, Delta will not release additional information”, the statement added.