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Hawaiian Airlines Flight Diverts to San Francisco After Flight Attendant Dies

Hawaiian Airlines Flight HA-50 made an emergency landing at San Francisco International Airport, California, on January 24th.

The plane heading from Hawaii to New York was diverted after a flight attendant suffered a medical emergency.

The plane landed safely. The flight attendant was pronounced dead upon arrival.

Emirates Flight Attendant Dies After Falling Out of Plane In Uganda

A flight attendant fell out of an Emirates plane at Entebbe International Airport, Uganda, on March 14th.

The incident happened when the Boeing 777-300 plane was preparing to perform flight EK-730 to Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

The flight attendant suffered serious injuries. She was taken to a hospital where she was later pronounced dead.

Flight Attendant Falls Out of Plane at Zhengzhou Xinzheng International Airport

A flight attendant fell out of a XiamenAir plane at Zhengzhou Xinzheng International Airport, China, on November 10th.

The incident happened shortly after the flight MF-8253 from Fuzhou landed in Zhengzhou.

The flight attendant suffered serious injuries and was taken to a hospital.

Flight Attendant Falls Out of China Eastern Airlines Plane

A flight attendant fell out of a China Eastern Airlines plane at Shenzhen Bao’an International Airport, China, on October 23rd.

The Kunming-bound Boeing 737-800 plane was preparing for departure when the flight attendant attempted to close a door alone and fell out of the plane.

The flight attendant was taken to a hospital with serious injuries.

AirBaltic Flight Makes Emergency Landing after Clear Air Turbulence Injures Three

AirBalticAirBaltic flight BT-211 had to make an emergency landing at Berlin Tegel Airport, Germany on November 24.

The Boeing 737-300, flying from Riga, Latvia, declared emergency after it encountered severe clear air turbulence that injured a flight attendant and two passengers.

The plane landed uneventfully. Authorities said one passenger was taken to hospital with a fractured leg while the other passenger and crew member were treated at the airport.

The flight was carrying 59 passengers and 5 crew members at the time.

Plane-Catering Truck Collision Injures a Flight Attendant at Dubai Airport

An Emirates flight catering truck collided with a Urals Airline Airbus A320 at the Dubai International Airport, resulting in flight attendant Marina Zhelyamova getting injured. None of the 128 passengers were injured.

According to media reports, the plane was about to take off for Russia when the catering truck smashed into its tail. The collision made the female flight attendant to fall out through the open door.

Marina Zhelyamova was immediately taken to the hospital with a concussion, and later had surgery.

Jet Blue Flight Pins Attendant

On Nov 20, 2013, a JetBlue Embraer ERJ-190 to Boston from Fort Myers diverted to Orlando when an emergency slide emitted a loud bang, and deployed itself in the front galley of the plane.

There were four crew aboard and seventy-three passengers aboard flight B6-1266 who set out for Boston and ended up in Orlando. Passengers were evacuated in Orlando and transferred to a plane that didn’t have an emergency slide in the front galley pinning a flight attendant to the wall.

The flight attendant did not suffocate, but was assisted in freeing his head, apparently.

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