EMERGENCY A passenger died on board Qantas #QF9 during medical emergency landing

It’s believed the passenger suffered a heart attack on board the Airbus A380 flight QF9 while travelling from Melbourne to London on Friday.

A passenger has died aboard a Qantas jet bound for Dubai, the airline said Saturday (Apr 9), with the man reportedly suffering from a heart attack mid-air. Flight QF9, which was travelling from Melbourne Friday, was diverted to Muscat, Oman for the medical emergency but was unable to land in time to save the man.

The man’s body was removed about an hour later. It’s believed his wife was travelling with him at the time.