“I have Ebola! You are all screwed.”
Not very smart to be shouting that in a plane. A “joke of poor taste” doesn't even begin to describe what ensued.
Passengers were ordered to stay in their seats as emergency medical teams dressed in protective suits boarded the aircraft at Punta Cana airport to confront a traveller who had been coughing during the trip from the US.
A few minutes later the man, said to be a 54-year-old from the US, was escorted from the US Airways aircraft protesting, “I ain’t from Africa. S***.”