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Tigerair plane makes emergency landing at Bangkok airport after Singaporean passenger dies on flight

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A Singapore-bound Tigerair plane made an emergency landing at Bangkok's Suvarnabhumi airport on Tuesdayafter a Singaporean passenger died while on the flight from Chiang Mai.

[SINGAPORE] A Singapore-bound Tigerair plane made an emergency landing at Bangkok's Suvarnabhumi airport on Tuesdayafter a Singaporean passenger died while on the flight from Chiang Mai.

The 58-year-old man was taking his family of five back home from Chiang Mai with his Thai wife on Flight PR 2177, Thai PBS reported on Wednesday. His Thai wife told Thai airport officials that her husband was suffering from some chronic illness, according to the report.

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