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Auckland-bound Air NZ flight diverts to Darwin after passenger falls ill

by November 27, 2016 General

An Air New Zealand flight to Auckland from Singapore has been diverted to Darwin so a passenger can receive medical attention.

1 NEWS reporter Jessica Mutch was on board the flight, when along with fellow passengers, she was ordered off before departure.

Source: 1 NEWS

Flight NZ281 was due to land in Auckland at 11.40pm tonight, but diverted to Darwin.

An Air NZ spokeswoman says the flight will refuel in Darwin and carry on to New Zealand, arriving on Monday morning.