NEW: Baby born on flight gets free tickets for life


A plane had to make an unexpected landing when a woman went into labor during an international flight and gave birth to a baby boy, news reports state.

The boy’s first present: free flights for life. 

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Jet Airways gave the baby free tickets for life after he was born prematurely Sunday on the flight from Saudi Arabia to India, according to CNN

A paramedic, who was a passenger on the plane, and flight crew members helped deliver the  boy, CNN said. The plane stopped at Mumbai to let the mother and baby off, so they could be taken to a hospital.

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The woman, in her 20s, was not identified. 

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