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Turkish Airlines passenger dies of heart attack.


A passenger on board a Turkish Airways flight from Munich, Germany to Istanbul, Turkey died of a heart attack on 16 January.

The medical emergency forced the Boeing 737 to land at Ferihegy airport in Budapest, Hungary. The aircraft landed safely, but the unnamed passenger was pronounced dead before arrival at the airport according to The Associated Press.

The aircraft continued its flight later in the afternoon.

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Date:Jan 17, 2001
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