Bezos airlifted by navy for medical treatment

2014-01-05 09:05
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Quito - Amazon founder Jeff Bezos was flown by helicopter from a cruise ship in the Galapagos Islands for medical attention after suffering intense pain because of a kidney stone on New Year's Day, authorities said on Saturday.

The captain said Bezos was taken to Santa Cruz port and from there a short flight to Baltra island where his private jet was waiting to take him to the US for treatment.

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