Long-haul service Emirates says a flight attendant who fell from an emergency exit of a Boeing 777 parked in Uganda has died.
An Emirates aircraft.
Emirates issued an announcement immediately acknowledging the girl’s demise, saying she succumbed to the accidents she suffered within the fall Wednesday at Entebbe International Airport.
The airline added: “Our ideas and prayers are together with her household, and we’re offering them with all attainable help and care.”
Civil aviation authorities in Uganda are investigating the girl’s fall from the aircraft because it was making ready to depart for Dubai, Emirates’ headquarters within the United Arab Emirates.
Emirates says it “will prolong our full cooperation to the authorities of their investigation.”