I Am Covid-19 Positive: IndiGo Passenger Announces Minutes Before Take-Off
Onboard an IndiGo flight, a passenger flying from Delhi to Pune announced that he is Covid-19 positive minutes before the scheduled take-off, making the pilot return to the parking bay for the safety of other passengers.
The IndiGo flight 6E-286 was supposed to take-off for Pune when the man told the cabin crew that he has been tested positive for the virus and showed them his reports as proof. The pilot of the Airbus A320 Neo then radioed the ground controllers and conveyed to them the situation, eventually deciding to return.
The passengers on 6 to 8 rows of seats should get down first and wait in a coach for containment, announced the pilot as the passenger who tested positive for the virus sat exactly there.