Emirates flight carrying dozens of sickened passengers lands at JFK airport, reports say

An Emirates Airline flight from Dubai carrying dozens of people landed in New York City on Wednesday, reports said.

Emirates Flight 203 that took off around 3:21 a.m. and landed at the John F. Kennedy airport about 9:20 a.m. with at least 100 people feeling sick, NBC New York reported, citing sources. About 500 people were aboard the flight.

It’s unclear what caused the incident. The passengers and crewmembers will be isolated at the airport as officials helped those who are sickened.

This is a developing story; check back for updates


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