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Sunstate Airlines Flight Hits Severe Turbulence in Canberra; 3 Injured

sunstateSunstate Airlines flight QF-2130 hit severe turbulence in Canberra, Australia, on October 10th.

The plane flying from Melbourne, Australia, was descending toward Canberra when it ran into severe turbulence that injured two crew members and one passenger.

The plane continued for a safe landing.

17 Injured after Air China Plane Hits Turbulence

Air ChinaAir China flight CA-936 was hit by severe turbulence while descending toward Shanghai Pudong International Airport in China, on June 20th.

The Airbus A330-200 was flying from Frankfurt, Germany, when it en-countered severe turbulence that injured 17 people on-board.

The plane landed safely. Medical assistance was provided to the injured.

Lufthansa Cityline Plane Hit by Lightning in Romania

LufthansaA Lufthansa Cityline plane was struck by lightning while it was descending towards Sibiu, Romania, on April 7th.

The Canadair CRJ-900 was flying from Munich, Germany, when a lightning strike caused a crack in its windshield.

The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported.

The return flight was cancelled.

Lufthansa Jet Makes Emergency Landing in Munich

LufthansaLufthansa flight LH-1679 had to make an emergency landing in Munich, Germany, on October 11.

The Airbus A320-200 was descending towards Munich when the crew declared emergency due to smoke in the cockpit. The plane was flying from Budapest, Hungary, at the time.

The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported.

Authorities said the smoke had dissipated before landing.

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