Mom Tries to Flush Newborn Down Airplane Toilet Baby critical, mother busted By Mary Papenfuss, Newser User Posted Jul 9, 2010 3:35 AM CDT 43 comments Comments We are friends together. (©SERATHUR) (Newser) – An Indian woman gave birth to a baby in a tiny airplane bathroom, the tried to flush the newborn down the toilet, authorities said. The baby was discovered stuck when the plane landed, and the entire toilet was removed and rushed, with the newborn, to a local hospital. The baby is in critical condition. The mother, a 22-year-old unmarried medical student, has been arrested, reports the Telegraph.