Virgin Atlantic A346 over Atlantic on Jul 15th 2012, first officer incapacitated
Last Update: August 7, 2012 / 15:21:06 GMT/Zulu time
NAV Canada reported after the first officer became incapacitated the crew advised they had another commerical pilot amongst their cabin crew who took the right hand seat, the captain advised they were continuing the flight to London.
The Canadian TSB confirmed the aircraft was enroute at FL400 when the first officer became medically incapacitated. "The flight was carrying another pilot crewmember and continued to destination."
The French BEA reported on Aug 7th 2012, that food poisoning is suspected as cause for the first officer's incapacitation.
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