A U.S. citizen of Chinese descent, died on Board the plane that made an emergency landing at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo airport.
«The commander of the aircraft A-330 Chinese airline, Air China, flying from Beijing to Geneva, while in the airspace of the Moscow air hub, reported the attack at the elderly passenger and requested an emergency landing at Sheremetyevo airport, – have informed «Interfax» a source in the emergency services. – At the time of landing on the airfield the plane was met by emergency physicians».
After landing, the medics boarded the plane and tried to revive the man.
«However, resuscitation to no avail, an American citizen born 1940, returning to their historical homeland, has died,» – said the Agency interlocutor.