• Passenger with no flying experience lands plane in Florida after pilot becomes incapacitated

    5 days ago - By Who TV

    TAMPA, Fla. - With the help of air traffic controllers, a passenger with no flying experience made a successful landing at Florida's Palm Beach International Airport after the pilot suffered an apparent medical emergency, according to airport officials and the Federal Aviation Administration.
    The plane, a Cessna Caravan, took off from Leonard M. Thompson International Airport in the Bahamas on Tuesday, and was over the Florida coastline when the pilot suffered a medical issue and became incapacitated. The unidentified passenger took over the controls and radioed for help.
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