US passenger lands plane after pilot loses consciousness

June 14, 2024

An unprecedented incident occurred in the United States on Tuesday, May 10. With the help of a dispatcher, a passenger with no flying experience was able to land a Cessna 208 at a Florida airport after the pilot lost consciousness. Read today in USA.ONE magazine: A passenger made a successful landing without piloting experience He contacted air traffic controllers after the pilot became ill and «passed out». In Florida, a…