(Chai Lifeline ) Inbar Chomsky, with her found passport
Pilots Turn Jet Around to Get Cancer Patient and Take Her to Summer Camp
AUGUST 17, 2013 Elise Solé, Shine Staff
An El Al Airlines pilot made an extraordinary gesture toward an 11-year-old girl who had been removed from a flight from Israel to New York City after she lost her passport.
The plane had almost reached the runway when someone located Chomsky’s passport in the backpack of a fellow camper. Immediately, the pilot alerted the control tower, ground crew, and El Al’s offices to see if he could retrieve Chomsky. After 30 minutes of negotiations, the pilot turned the plane around and picked her up, to the cheers of the other passengers. Read more: Yahoo News