3 Air India Passengers Injured Midair

Sun Apr 22 2018 14:16:49 GMT+0530 (IST)

Three Passengers of Air India's Boeing 787 Dreamliner suffered injuries after the Aircraft hit turbulence. This incident happened on April 19th on a Amritsar to Delhi Flight.



Turbulence lasted for about 10 to 15 minutes during the climb phase from 8,000 feet to 21,000 feet. Window Panel and few oxygen masks had fallen. An inquiry is being ordered to figure out the cause of turbulence.

Due to the unexpected bump, The head of a seated passenger who's seat belt wasn't fastened hit the overhead cabin. Two others suffered injuries. Passengers got panicked.

All the three injured passengers were taken to the hospital after landing in Delhi. While one of the passengers got stitches, Remaining two were provided medical care for their minor injuries.