A plane carrying one of two U.S. aid workers infected with the deadly Ebola virus has arrived in the United States, touching down in Atlanta, Georgia.
The plane was carrying Dr. Kent Brantly. The second American, missionary Nancy Writebol, is due to be transported on a later flight, as the plane is only equipped to carry one patient at a time.
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