Plane passengers were grounded for two hours with a dead body

Plane passengers were grounded for two hours with a dead body


Passengers were piloted with a corpse for two consecutive days after the passenger died on board – and paramedics had to crawl into the plane because of a series of airport blunders. A flight from Hong Kong to Auckland was diverted to Cairns on Monday morning. The Air New Zealand flight arrived at Cairns International Airport about 2.30AMA male passenger aboard the Boeing 787-9 plane due to unknown cause. The staff struggled to get the body off the plane because of the wrong size of stairs.

Charlie Moore for Daily Mail Australia

Published:
16:25 EST, January 7, 2019

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updated:
16:35 EST, January 7, 2019