View Full Version : Airplane quarantine scare reminds us we're all at risk

04-27-2012, 12:23 AM
By Dr. Manny Alvarez

Published April 26, 2012


As the story of Delta flight 3163 being quarantined after landing at Chicago's Midway International Airport broke Thursday afternoon, scant details of a passenger with a medical issue started to unfold which got many people wondering, what could have happened?

Aviation officials in Chicago said the city's health department and fire department responded to a flight that landed at Midway International Airport, but local police and fire officials told Fox News the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) was handling it.

Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/health/2012/04/26/airplane-quarantine-scare-reminds-us-were-all-at-risk/#ixzz1tCvjnwI2

04-30-2012, 07:03 PM
It's worth clicking Rock's link to read the rest of the article. Now I have something else to worry about when travelling by air, but it's best to be informed. Beware of folks with rashes.

It sounded strange at first that they wre being so quiet about the reason for the quarantine. At the end, the good doc said: