Interior of passenger aircraft


Airplane "American Airlines" passengers fainted en masse

Airplane American Airlines «American Airlines» made an emergency landing because of the "strange" disease in passengers.

As noted by the press service of the US air carrier at the time of implementation of a passenger flight between Rio de Janeiro and Miami, several passengers fell into a faint, while, in fact, the crew was not able to bring people into the feeling, although respiratory failure and cardiac activity is not recorded. The aircraft commander immediately took the decision to perform an emergency landing in the capital of Brazil, where passengers do medical examination.

The circumstances of the incident is currently still unknown, however, experts have suggested that this may be due to the action of the virus Zika, who is actively spreading in the US and other countries, including the countries of South and Central America.