WATCH: Passenger lands plane after pilot passes out

WATCH: Passenger lands plane after pilot passes out

An unidentified passenger landed a plane in Florida after the pilot fell ill and passed out.

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After a pilot in Florida fell ill and passed out, an unidentified passenger had to land the plane with no flight experience.

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According to BBC News, the unidentified man “had no idea how to stop the airplane.”  

“I’ve got a serious situation here. My pilot has gone incoherent.”

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The air traffic controller, Robert Morgan, guided the man to a safe landing. 

Morgan had to point the passenger to the runway and tell him how to reduce the power so he could descend to land.

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After the plane was safely on the ground, the two met and shared a hug.

Listen to the audio of when Morgan guided the passenger:

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