A twenty-one-year-old woman recently gave birth on an airplane. Musuamba Michoukayembe went into labor while flying with Turkish Airlines.
Her husband, a doctor, was traveling with her. He helped deliver Michoukayembe's baby while the plane was at 42,000 feet. The Congolese mom was not expected to go into labor on the flight.
News cameras recorded the new mom holding her baby after the plane landed. According to Inside Edition, they reportedly went to the hospital sometime after disembarking the flight. Clickherefor the news video.
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