Woman gives birth to baby on plane

Posted on: 5:27 pm, December 18, 2013, by and

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ROMANIA – A woman gave birth onboard a plane in Romania Wednesday.

The commercial flight was on its way from Valencia, Spain to Bucharest.

Reports say the woman requested assistance after her contractions started. Just minutes before the plane was due to land.

A statement from Wiz Air said, the mother and her new born baby were met by an airport ambulance and taken to a hospital.

Both the woman and her child are doing fine according to airline officials.