A pilot lost consciousness in a flying plane, the passenger took control!
After the plane’s safe landing, the controller said on the rodeo – A plane has been seen landing by some passengers just now. The name of this plane is Cessna Caravan.
During the flight, the health of the pilot of the plane deteriorated, after which a passenger started controlling the plane. He had no experience in flying a plane. But he managed to make a safe landing on a plane named a Cessna Caravan.
The case is of Florida, USA. According to WPBF-TV, this unique incident was seen at Palm Beach International Airport. The man-made the landing with the help of air traffic controllers. The passenger said- I was in a difficult situation.
The passenger of a Cessna Caravan told Air Traffic Control – My pilot is not conscious. I don’t know anything about flying a plane. Then he was about 112 KM away from the destination. Let us tell you that according to Cessna, this 38 feet long plane can be run at a speed of 346 kilometers per hour. It can seat 14 people.
According to the report, the dispatcher of Air Traffic Control asked the passenger – what is your position? The answer came – I have no idea. I can see the Florida coast in front of me. And I don’t know anything. Then the dispatcher asked him to maintain the wing level of the plane and move along the coast. And told that they are trying to locate the plane.
The controllers helped bring down the plane and finally they were able to trace the plane. Then the plane was about 40 kilometers north of Boca Raton’s Pal Beach. From there the traffic control guided the passenger. Due to this, the plane made a safe landing.
After this, a controller said on the rodeo – a plane has just been seen by some passengers to land. After which people were shocked. Aviation expert John Nancy said – this has happened for the first time. I have never heard that this Cessna Caravan plane has been landed safely by someone who has no aeronautical experience.
However, after this incident, neither the details about that passenger have been revealed nor information has been received about the condition of the ailing pilot. According to the report, the Federal Aviation Administration has said that the pilot may have suffered a medical emergency. The matter is being investigated.