Kevin Bae

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Pilot dies shortly after takeoff at Chicago’s O’Hare Airport

Saturday, November 19, 2022, a pilot for American Airlines died shortly after take-off from Chicago’s O’Hare Airport. The co-pilot had to take over the plane and land back at O’Hare. The pilot sounds completely normal while talking with the control tower. He stops cold in the middle of a sentence and apparently drops dead. No word yet on cause of death. Here is the audio from the flight.