Germania B737 near Dusseldorf on May 23rd 2012, first officer incapacitated

Last Update: July 20, 2012 / 20:31:18 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
May 23, 2012

Classification
Incident

Airline
Germania

Flight number
AB-8893

Aircraft Registration
D-AGEU

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-700

ICAO Type Designator
B737

A Germania Boeing 737-700 on behalf of Air Berlin, registration D-AGEU performing flight AB-8893 from London Stansted,EN (UK) to Dusseldorf (Germany), was enroute when the first officer began to feel unwell. During the approach to Dusseldorf the health condition deteriorated to a point that the first officer was unable to fulfill his duties. The captain continued for a safe landing in Dusseldorf. The first officer was taken to a hospital.

Germany's BFU reported in their monthly bulletin that the first officer was diagnosed with an infection.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
May 23, 2012

Classification
Incident

Airline
Germania

Flight number
AB-8893

Aircraft Registration
D-AGEU

Aircraft Type
Boeing 737-700

ICAO Type Designator
B737

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