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Pilot landing at Dulles: 'Pretty much everyone on the plane threw up'

Pilot landing at Dulles: 'Pretty much everyone on the plane threw up'

Additionally the report stated that the descent was very bumpy.

Winter Storm Riley has forced a number of airlines to cancel flights and comp passengers this weekend coming to and from the east coast.

A major nor'easter pounded the East Coast on Friday, packing heavy rain, intermittent snow and strong winds as residents from the mid-Atlantic to ME braced for coastal flooding.

A pilot who landed a flight at Dulles Airport in Virginia Friday morning reports that "pretty much everyone on the plane threw up" during the windy descent.

"I felt like I was going to throw up all over the place", passenger Casey Kirk told NBC News.

Whilst this flight managed to land, over 3000 have not even been able to take off due to the intense weather.

Nearly everyone onboard a short East Coast flight threw up - pilots included - as the plane descended upon Dulles Airport near D.C. amid stormy, hyperturbulent conditions. "It was pretty insane actually".

"I was holding on to my seat in front of me. The worst flight I have ever been on".

The turbulence was the result of a powerful Nor'easter that has brought damaging wind gusts throughout the DC area Friday morning.

The windstorm toppled trees and power lines, closing schools and knocking out power to some residents.

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