When adversity strikes mid-flight, it’s comforting to know there might be a hero among us. On a recent Turkish Airlines flight from Istanbul to Kuala Lumpur, this proved to be the case.
An elderly Turkish woman unexpectedly fainted due to high blood pressure, sending the cabin into a brief frenzy.
Enter Dr. Syazwani, a talented Malaysian doctor who swiftly came to the rescue.
Demonstrating exemplary skill and poise, she managed to stabilize the situation, earning well-deserved admiration from both the crew and passengers alike.
Recognizing her invaluable contribution, Turkish Airlines wasted no time in expressing their gratitude via their social media platforms, lauding her as the “true hero” of the flight.
Their statement read, “Heartfelt gratitude to Dr. Syazwani, a true hero on our Istanbul to Kuala Lumpur flight. When a fellow passenger fainted, Dr Syazwani came to the rescue. We are immensely proud of her courage and compassion.”
Her quick action when a fellow passenger fainted is commendable. We’re overwhelmed by her courage and compassion.”
Witness Mohsen Alkaff captured the moment, sharing it on social media, offering his praise for the quick-thinking doctor.
“Was on my Turkish Airlines flight back to KL when an elderly Turkish lady passed out. The entire plane was in shock until Dr. Syazwani, our Malaysian gem, stepped in. Immensely proud,” he shared.
However, it wasn’t just Dr. Syazwani’s medical prowess that captured attention. Netizens couldn’t help but zoom in on her fashion choice for the day.
Adorning a scarf embellished with a Barbie logo, she seemed to effortlessly blend professionalism with a touch of playful flair.
This quirky detail didn’t go unnoticed, with several online comments highlighting her unique style: “This Barbie is an actual doctor!”, “Saving lives with a Barbie scarf on? Power move.”, and “I’m all about that Barbie scarf life.”
In an age of often gloomy headlines, it’s refreshing to see stories of real-life heroes like Dr. Syazwani who not only rise to the occasion but do so with undeniable style.
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✈️— Turkish Airlines (@TurkishAirlines) September 28, 2023
Heartfelt gratitude to Dr. Syazwani, a true hero on our Istanbul to Kuala Lumpur flight. When a fellow passenger fainted, Dr Syazwani came to the rescue. We are immensely proud of her courage and compassion. https://t.co/6aZ6oP3tTJ