Delta Airline has confirmed the death of a passenger aboard its Flight DL54 on Monday during a 12 hours flight from Atlanta in the United States to Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos.
In a statement issued on Monday, the carrier disclosed that local medical professionals met the plane upon arrival in Lagos and confirmed that the passenger had passed away.
“A passenger on Delta Flight DL54 travelling from Atlanta to Lagos today, March 11, 2019, was found unresponsive before landing.
“Local medical professionals met the plane upon arrival and confirmed the passenger had sadly passed away.
“Delta Airlines extends its deepest condolences to the family at this sad time. As a matter of passenger privacy, Delta Airline will not release additional information,” the statement read.