Liner United Airlines had to urgently land at the airport in Washington because of the intolerable stench on Board. About it reports Fox News.
The incident occurred with a Boeing 737, EN route from Washington to San Francisco. After landing at the airport the plane was waiting for the rescue team, since multiple people needed the help of doctors. As a result, seven travelers were hospitalized.
One of the passengers said that the stench was reminiscent of “fuel smell” and it only intensified after the plane took off from the airport.
According to him, some travellers complained of breathing problems and even chest pain. He also added that the carrier has promised to cover the medical expenses of the victims.
In March, the airliner Alaska Airlines emergency landing after passengers complained of a strong odor of unknown origin in the cabin. After landing, the medics gave help to 12 passengers and crew members. Four of them were hospitalized.
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