Officials of the Washington Dulles Airport have confirmed that a dead body was found in a landing-gear wheel well of an aircraft. Ground crew members of the airport discovered the body in the afternoon of February 15. According to officials, first investigation showed the dead body is of an adult male.
The body was found in a South African Airways Airbus A340, which was parked in a parking area at that time. Flights from and to Washington Dulles Airport, located in Dulles, Virginia have not been impacted. The dead body is being investigated at the moment.
By Diana Herst