United flight to Paris diverts for medical issue

United flight to Paris diverts for medical issue

Paris - Specifics about the medical issue weren't immediately released.



By AP

Published: Mon 15 Jan 2018, 10:57 AM

Last updated: Mon 15 Jan 2018, 1:02 PM

A United Airlines flight from San Francisco to Paris is diverting after the crew reported a passenger with a medical issue.
Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Rick Breitenfeldt said in a statement early Monday that United 990 is diverting to Dulles International Airport in Virginia.
Jonathan Guerin, a spokesman for United Airlines, says the flight landed at 1 am EST. He added the plane was expected to continue to Paris in a couple hours.
Specifics about the medical issue weren't immediately released.
The FAA says it will investigate.
 


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