UPDATE: Air Canada flight lands in Barbados with medical emergency
Created : 6 April 2019
AC 1724 at the gate at Grantley Adams International Airport
[UPDATE: 1:24 pm, Sunday, April 7, 2019]
The plane went back into the rotation yesterday.
[Update: 6:00 pm, Saturday, April 6, 2019]
A 94-year-old elderly German passenger went to the lavatory on board Air Canada flight number AC 1724, and did not return to his seat.
His 84-year-old wife who was accompanying him on the flight to Barbados, went in search of him after his delay in returning. There, in the lavatory, she found him unresponsive. He was pronounced dead around 1:21 pm.
Police investigations are continuing according to Acting Inspector Rodney Inniss.
Air Canada flight lands in Barbados with medical emergency
[Original story: 2:14 pm, Saturday, April 6, 2019]