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Air France Plane Quarantined In Madrid Over Potential Ebola Case

Air France Plane Quarantined In Madrid Over Potential Ebola Case

An Air France plane carrying 183 passengers has been quarantined in Madrid’s Barajas Airport over a passenger showing Ebola like symptoms . Local media reports that the airport has activated the emergency protocol

According to El Mundo newspaper, the passenger felt sick, had a headache and was shivering, but did not have a fever.

The man with suspected Ebola symptoms traveled to Paris from Nigerian capital of Lagos, the paper reports.

Flight AF1300 departed from Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport on Thursday morning and landed in the Spanish capital at 11:30am local time.

The aircraft has been moved to a special zone of Barajas Airport in compliance with established protocol.