Etihad airbus A330 Etihad Airways 

Turbulence leaves injured in Etihad flight

The plane was traveling from the United Arab Emirates to Australia, some passengers and crew received minor injuries. A Boeing 787-900 aircraft and license plate A6-BLG, belonging to Etihad Airways, suffered strong turbulence while operating flight EY-484 between the cities of Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, and Brisbane, Australia, on 30 January. When the plane was flying over Australian territory, about the town of Millmerran, 200 kilometers west of Brisbane, it passed through an area of strong turbulence and some passengers and crew suffered minor injuries to the head and…

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American Airlines aircraft American Airlines 

Severe turbulence on flight to Philadelphia, 10 injured

A flight of American Airlines from Greece to United States suffered “severe turbulence” shortly before landing Saturday. Yesterday, the American Airlines Flight 759 from Athens International Airport “Eleftherios Venizelos” to Philadelphia International Airport, with 287 passengers and 12 crew members on board, was affected by a severe turbulence 30 minutes prior to landing. According to some passengers, the turbulence lasted for about 15 seconds. After the flight landed safely at 3:10 p.m. local time, three passengers and seven crew members were taken to a hospital for evaluation. “We are taking care of our…

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United Airlines boeing 737 United Airlines 

Turbulence injures 14 passengers on United flight

At least 14 passengers injured by turbulence on United Airlines flight 1031, from Panama to Houston last Tuesday. The aircraft Boeing 737 that took off from Tocumen International Airport (PTY) in Panama with about 160 passengers, suffered 20 minutes of severe turbulences while cruising 80 miles east of Cancun, in the Mexican airspace around 1:40pm Tuesday, on the outskirts of Tropical Storm Cindy. The flight landed safely at George Houston Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) in Houston just after 2:30 p.m, and 9 customers and crew members were transferred to area hospitals for treatment, reporting bumps and…

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China Eastern airlines aircraft like the hit by turbulences China Eastern Airlines 

24 people injured on flight Paris-China because turbulence

A very strong turbulence on flight of China Eastern Airlines left at least 24 people injured, four seriously. The flight MU774 from París Charles De Gaulle Airport (CDG) to Kunming Changshui International Airport (KMG), in the Yunnan province was hit by a very strong turbulence that caused sudden movements in the plane and fall of baggage; Many passengers suffered broken bones, cuts to the scalp and soft tissue injuries. The aircraft, an Airbus A330 landed safely in Kunming and assistance was provided to the injured. This incident happens just a week after…

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