1st April 2015
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Man faints on incoming flight

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Flights were delayed at Sumburgh Airport today after a man fainted on an incoming flight. 

The Scottish Ambulance service said they received a call at 11.58am saying a man had fainted on a flight to Sumburgh but was conscious and breathing. 

The ambulance arrived at 12.24pm and the man was taken to Gilbert Bain Hospital. 


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Reporter for The Shetland Times. I have also worked as a senior news reporter at The Barnsley Chronicle and as a freelance reporter for The Doncaster Free Press. Alongside news reporting I specialise in music and sports journalism. Pork pie lover.

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