TAM A332 near Salvador on Aug 6th 2013, captain incapacitated, died two days later
Last Update: August 9, 2013 / 22:13:21 GMT/Zulu time
The passengers were taken to hotels, a replacement crew continued the flight as JJ-9378 after about 10 hours on the ground, PT-MVC is estimated to reach Paris with a delay of 10.5 hours.
On Aug 9th the airline sadly reported that the captain had succumbed to a heart attack late Aug 8th and offered condolences to his family and friends.
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