I suppose passenger deaths in the air are an everyday occurrence. They happen often enough that Singapore Airlines even fitted out special corpse capsules on their A345 ultralonghaul aircraft.
If you’ve been following the news lately, you may have heard a passenger died on an AA flight with claims of insufficient treatment. As usual, FTers have their own take on events – both informed and not so informed. There’s an interesting debate on whether AA should have diverted to Miami or not.