TAROM B738 at Bucharest on Aug 4th 2021, first officer incapacitated on approach
Last Update: August 4, 2021 / 20:41:46 GMT/Zulu time
The airline reported that in accordance with standard operating procedures the captain took control of the aircraft when the first officer suffered sudden sickness and pain. After safe landing the first officer received qualified medical assistance and was taken to a hospital. The first officer is in stable condition.
The occurrence aircraft is still on the ground in Bucharest 8 hours after landing.
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