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SFO-Bound American Airlines Flight Encounters Severe Turbulence

Saturday, February 17, 2018
By George Hatcher
SFO-Bound American Airlines Flight Encounters Severe Turbulence

American Airlines flight AA-1743 encountered severe turbulence on the way to San Francisco, California, on February 14th. The Airbus A330-200 plane was flying from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, when it hit turbulence that injured a flight attendant. The plane continued for a safe landing. Download article as PDF »

Brisbane-Bound Etihad Airways Flight Hits Turbulence

Thursday, February 1, 2018
By George Hatcher
Brisbane-Bound Etihad Airways Flight Hits Turbulence

Etihad Airways flight EY-484 encountered turbulence on the way to Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, on January 30th. The Boeing 787-900 plane was flying from Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, when it hit turbulence that injured several people on-board. The plane continued for a safe landing. Download article as PDF »

United Airlines Flight From Cleveland Encounters Turbulence

Thursday, January 25, 2018
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Flight From Cleveland Encounters Turbulence

United Airlines flight UA-4204 encountered turbulence on the way to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Virginia, on January 23rd. The plane was flying from Cleveland, Ohio, when it hit turbulence that injured a flight attendant. The plane continued for a safe landing. Download article as PDF »

Malta-Bound Ryanair Flight Hits Turbulence

Wednesday, January 10, 2018
By George Hatcher
Malta-Bound Ryanair Flight Hits Turbulence

Ryanair flight FR-8928 encountered turbulence on the way to Malta, on January 8th. The Boeing 737-800 plane was flying from Liverpool, England, when it hit turbulence that injured two passengers. The plane continued for a safe landing. The injured were taken to a hospital. The airline said some other passengers were also examined by... »

Four Injured After Jakarta-Bound Batik Air Flight Hits Turbulence

Thursday, January 4, 2018
By George Hatcher
Four Injured After Jakarta-Bound Batik Air Flight Hits Turbulence

Batik Air flight ID-6575 encountered turbulence on the way to Jakarta, Indonesia, on January 2nd. The Boeing 737-900 plane was flying from Surabaya, Indonesia, when it hit turbulence that injured two passengers and two crew members. The plane continued for a safe landing. The injured were taken to a hospital. Download article as PDF »

4 Injured After Fort Lauderdale-Bound Spirit Airlines Plane Hits Turbulence

Thursday, December 7, 2017
By George Hatcher
4 Injured After Fort Lauderdale-Bound Spirit Airlines Plane Hits Turbulence

Spirit Airlines flight NK-265 encountered severe turbulence near Fort Lauderdale, Florida, on December 5th. The Airbus A321-200 plane flying from Atlantic City, New Jersey, was descending toward Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport when it hit turbulence that injured one passenger and three crew members. The plane continued for a safe landing. Download article as PDF »

United Airlines Plane Diverts to Japan after Hitting Turbulence

Thursday, November 30, 2017
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Plane Diverts to Japan after Hitting Turbulence

United Airlines flight UA-2 made an emergency landing at Narita International Airport, Japan, on November 28th. The Boeing 787-900 plane was heading from Singapore to San Francisco, California, when it encountered turbulence twice, causing injuries to two crew members. The crew subsequent diverted to Narita International Airport. The plane landed safely. The injured were... »

Several Injured After Chicago-Bound EVA Air Plane Hits Turbulence

Sunday, November 26, 2017
By George Hatcher
Several Injured After Chicago-Bound EVA Air Plane Hits Turbulence

EVA Air flight BR-56 encountered severe turbulence on the way to Chicago, Illinois, on November 22nd. The Boeing 777-300 plane flying from Taipei, Taiwan, was near Fukuoka, Japan, when it hit turbulence that injured three passengers and nine crew members. The plane continued to Chicago and landed uneventfully. The injured were taken to a... »

United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Detroit

Tuesday, November 7, 2017
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Detroit

United Airlines flight UA-153 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Detroit, Michigan, on November 5th. The Airbus A319-100 plane heading from Chicago, Illinois, to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, was diverted after it encountered moderate to severe turbulence. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

Two Injured After Batik Air Flight Hits Turbulence

Friday, October 27, 2017
By George Hatcher
Two Injured After Batik Air Flight Hits Turbulence

Batik Air flight ID-6890 encountered turbulence on the way to Kualanamu International Airport, Indonesia, on October 24th. The Boeing 737-800 plane was flying from Jakarta, Indonesia, when it hit severe turbulence that injured a passenger and a flight attendant. The plane continued for a safe landing. The injured were rushed to a hospital. Download... »

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