ALERT A 69-year-old passenger died today on board KLM #KL701 from Amsterdam to Buenos Aires

Vídeo do pouso em emergência (médica) do KLM701 (B773) procedente de AMS para EZE em CWB. A aeronave acabou de decolar para EZE (09:05 local) Autor do Vídeo: Cristiano Dolinski

Posted by TMA Curitiba on Wednesday, January 18, 2017

A 69-year-old passenger died on Wednesday morning after an emergency landing at Afonso Pena International Airport in Sao Jose dos Pinhais, Brazil.

The passenger was on board KLM flight #KL701 from Amsterdam, Netherlands to Buenos Aires, Argentina.

According to the press office, the Boeing 777-300 (reg. PH-BVF) diverted to Afonso Pena airport around 6:50 am due to a medical emergency (passenger’s heart problems) during the flight. The man was taken to the airport’s medical post, but he could not survive.

The plane took off from Afonso Pena airport at 9:05 am to Buenos Aires.