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Malaysian fatal heart attack forces Turkish Airlines emergency landing in Phuket

Turkish Airlines Airbus A330-300

Turkish Airlines Airbus A330-300 TC-JNN. Photo: Aero Icarus / flickr.

PHUKET: A Turkish Airlines flight en route from Turkey to Malaysia made an emergency landing at Phuket International Airport late last night (Jan 10) after a passenger suffered a fatal heart attack.

The passenger, Malaysian national Amir Hamzah Sulaiman, age 60, was pronounced dead by medical staff at Thalang Hospital, said Capt Kraisorn Boonprasop of Thalang Police.

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