British Airways flight BA268 from Los Angeles to London declares midair emergency

British Airways flight from Los Angeles to London declares midair emergency

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

A British Airways flight from Los Angeles has declared an emergency in midair.

British Airways flight 268, destined for London, declared the emergency and requested for priority landing shortly before its arrival in the UK.

The reason was subsequently confirmed as a medical emergency.

The plane has now landed at Heathrow, after declaring the situation on the approach to the British capital over Northern Ireland.

More information as it comes.