Pilot requests medical assistance aboard flight

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Monday, October 21st
An American Airlines flight from London to Philadelphia landed in Ireland after cleaning chemicals leaked in the aircraft cabin on Monday.

The pilot told air traffic controllers: "We are going to taxi to any gate we can find and we require paramedics to come onboard the airplane and render immediate assistance. Two of our ... cabin staff has actually lost consciousness. I think they’re back to state of consciousness now and there are general complaints about burning eyes and other problems with the mucus in the nose, skin problems."

Courtesy of LiveATC.net