El Al Flight Turns Back to Pick Up Young Cancer Patient Who Lost Passport

Flight carrying sick kids en route to camp in New York had already begun its official departure when the mislaid passport of one of the campers was found on board.

In an atypical move, a New York-bound El Al flight returned to the terminal gate after its official departure to collect an 11-year-old girl who had been removed from the airplane after she mislaid her passport.