A Canadian doctor helped to deliver a baby mid-flight, at 35,000 feet in the air

A Qatar Airways jet landed last month with an extra passenger on board — a little bundle of joy.

It came as a big surprise to Canadian Dr. Aisha Khatib, who didn’t have ‘assist with a delivery’ on her flight plans that day.

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