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A California flight to London was temporarily placed on lockdown after landing in the UK after passengers aboard the flight said they were experiencing symptoms of coronavirus, according to the Daily Mail.
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United Airlines Flight 1901 departed from San Francisco International Airport and arrived at London’s Heathrow Airport Friday morning – at which point passengers were ordered to stay seated, according to the report.
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The travelers were allowed to depart from the plane roughly one-half hour later. A United Airlines spokesperson told FOX Business the airline is "working closely with Public Health England regarding this individual case."
"Our crews are trained and ready to respond to anyone on board the aircraft who may become ill in flight and we continue to follow additional precautions recommended by the Public Health England," the spokesperson said in a statement. "The aircraft has undergone a deep clean, which includes cleaning all surface areas and overhead bins."