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News Bytes 05/13/2022 8 Comments

Today in Top Story: An inexperienced passenger safely lands a plane after the pilot becomes incapacitated.

The pilot of a small plane suddenly became ill off Florida’s Atlantic coast. One of the two passengers radioed an urgent plea for help. Air traffic controllers helped the man, who had no flight experience, land the plane safely.

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WOW!!!!

I would be sooooooo scard!

2nd Comment!

He's soo lucky to be safe

8(

That's terrifying.

Could someone tell me what

Could someone tell me what happened?

Scary!

I would be freaking out if that happened to me !!

@Kiara

Basically, a pilot passed out and the passenger radioed for help. He was really calm and collected and someone was able to guide him to make a landing. Apparently, it was a good landing for someone who'd never flown a plane.

@Kaitalana

Wow! Thanks!

Cool!

It would be awesome to fly a plane, I would do all these stunt moves!

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