Singapore A388 near Jakarta on May 4th 2012, medical emergency

Last Update: May 4, 2012 / 13:49:37 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
May 4, 2012

Flight number
SQ-232

Aircraft Registration
9V-SKC

Aircraft Type
Airbus A380-800

ICAO Type Designator
A388

A Singapore Airlines Airbus A380-800, registration 9V-SKC performing flight SQ-232 from Sydney,NS (Australia) to Singapore (Singapore), was enroute near Jakarta (Indonesia) when a male passenger (72) suffered symptoms of a heart attack prompting the crew to divert to Jakarta for a safe landing. The patient accompanied by his wife was taken to a hospital, but had to be pronounced dead upon arrival at the hospital.

The aircraft reached Singapore with a delay of 2:20 hours.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
May 4, 2012

Flight number
SQ-232

Aircraft Registration
9V-SKC

Aircraft Type
Airbus A380-800

ICAO Type Designator
A388

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