The liner airline Air Canada were 269 passengers and 15 crew members
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The Boeing 777-200 sit down because of turbulence
Carrying out a regular flight Vancouver – Sydney passenger Boeing 777-200 operated by Air Canada made an emergency landing due to severe turbulence two hours after take-off. On Board were 269 passengers and 15 crew members. At least 35 people were injured, the nature of the injury is not specified, reports channel CBC.
After a force majeure event, the plane was redirected to land at Honolulu airport (Hawaii), where he met a team of rescuers and medics. The passengers were provided accommodation in the hotel until then, until you establish a new flight to Australia.
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“It happened in just a second, but this time was enough to see how all tossed into the air. Some people who were not wearing seat belts, heavily hit his head on the baggage compartment of the aircraft,” – said one of the passengers of the aircraft. According to another witness, several of the flight attendants hit the ceiling side. He described the incident as chaotic.
Recall that last year, when landing at the airport in Buon MA Thuot in Vietnam is the Airbus A321neo airline VietJet lost both wheels of the front landing gear. Curiously, the plane was almost new and came in the fleet only two weeks before the incident. Earlier in Odessa the plane made an emergency landing due to “mining”.
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