An Emirates A380 departs from Dubai International (Photo: AirlineGeeks | Hisham Qadri)

Emirates A380 Quarantined at JFK as Several Passengers Become Sick

An Emirates A380 is being held on the ramp at New York’s John F. Kennedy airport after several passengers became sick. The airline confirmed that 10 passengers were ill with fevers over 102 degrees and coughing. The A380 flying as EK203 landed at 9 in the morning at JFK, with close to 500 passengers onboard after a 13 hours and 39 minutes flight from Dubai. The aircraft was met with members of the CDC and the Port Authority Police and…