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A safety success story

18 Jul 2016
On 16 November 2012, Captain of an aircraft positioning for approach to Abu Dhabi at night became incapacitated due to a stroke. The First Officer took over control and declared a MAYDAY to ATC. The subsequent approach and landing were uneventful but since the First Officer was not authorised to taxi the aircraft, it was towed to the gate for passenger disembarkation.
Source Skybrary

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