Passengers injured in turbulence in India's domestic flight

2021-06-07 23:16:12Xinhua ECNS App Download

Several passengers were injured, at least three seriously, when a domestic flight in India encountered severe turbulence on Monday.

The flight number UK775 from Mumbai to Kolkata suffered from turbulence 15 minutes before landing, confirmed a Vistara airline's spokesperson.

In a written statement, the spokesperson said that the injured passengers were provided first aid during the flight, and immediate medical assistance upon arrival in Kolkata.

"We are saddened by this unfortunate experience our customers had, and are closely monitoring the health status of those injured. We are investigating the incident on priority, and will share a further update at the earliest," added the airline's statement.


Most popular in 24h

MoreTop news


Back to top Links | About Us | Jobs | Contact Us | Privacy Policy
Copyright ©1999-2021 All rights reserved.
Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.