Summary of clip: The copilot played by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar gets sick and the plane begins to crash. As the main pilot resumes control, he asks the doctor what is going on. After a quick investigation, the crew begins to realize that food poisoning from fish is causing the problem. The doctor then begins to explain what the virus is doing as the main pilot starts to get his symptoms. The clip ends with the main pilot passing out.
Background information: Generally food poisoning arising from fish is caused by Norwalk-like viruses. The actual diagnosis of this illness is called: Viral gastroenteritis. The illness is caused by a group of viruses contracted when contaminated shellfish is eaten raw or partially cooked. Also, spread by infected people who prepare food when they are ill with these viruses. The onset of symptoms occurs 24-48 hours after eating the fish. Symptoms include: diarrhea, vomiting, nausea, abdominal cramps, fever, chills, and body aches.