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Air Canada flight diverted to Hawaii after turbulence, injuries reported

Air Canada flight diverted to Hawaii after turbulence, injuries reported

An Air Canada flight was diverted on Thursday to Hawaii after severe turbulence left several passengers with minor injuries, the carrier said in a statement.

IATA launches new tool to avoid aircraft turbulence

IATA launches new tool to avoid aircraft turbulence

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has launched its ‘Turbulence Aware Data’ resource to help airlines worldwide avoid turbulence when planning routes tactically in flight.

Australian Qantas A380 gets rare ‘jolt’ from wake turbulence

Australian Qantas A380 gets rare ‘jolt’ from wake turbulence

Australia's Qantas Airways Ltd said on Thursday one of its Airbus SE A380 jets had experienced a rare ‘jolt’ from wake turbulence after flying 20 nautical miles behind another one of its super-jumbos this week.

Modi's plan to get millions more Indians flying faces turbulence

Modi's plan to get millions more Indians flying faces turbulence

The slow pace of fitting out regional airports risks delaying Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ambitious plan to launch more flights connecting smaller towns and cities and get millions more people using air travel.

20 injured as plane from Paris hits turbulence in China

20 injured as plane from Paris hits turbulence in China

At least 20 people were hurt, four of them seriously, when a China Eastern Airlines flight from Paris hit turbulence on Sunday over southwest China, state media said.

27 injured as Aeroflot flight to Bangkok hits air pocket

27 injured as Aeroflot flight to Bangkok hits air pocket

At least 27 people were injured on an Aeroflot flight from Moscow to Bangkok on Monday when their Boeing 777 hit an air pocket, the Russian embassy in Thailand said in a statement.

Turbulence on diverted United flight leaves 12 in hospital

Turbulence on diverted United flight leaves 12 in hospital

A transatlantic United Airlines flight was forced to make an emergency landing in Ireland after the plane was hit by severe turbulence that left 12 people in need of hospital treatment, according to the airline and the airport.

Passengers, crew injured in turbulence on Malaysia Airlines flight

Passengers, crew injured in turbulence on Malaysia Airlines flight

Malaysia Airlines said on Sunday that passengers and crew on a flight from London to Kuala Lumpur suffered minor injuries because of severe turbulence.

Severe turbulence hits Philippines-Bahrain flight

Severe turbulence hits Philippines-Bahrain flight

Severe turbulence hit a Gulf Air flight from the Philippines to Bahrain on Friday, causing slight injures among passengers and crew, the airline said.

Severe turbulence over Indonesia injures 31 Etihad passengers

Severe turbulence over Indonesia injures 31 Etihad passengers

Three people suffered spinal fractures after an Etihad Airways flight bound for Jakarta hit severe turbulence, reports said on Thursday.

US plane re-routed to Canada after turbulence injures seven

US plane re-routed to Canada after turbulence injures seven

An American Airlines plane en route from Miami to Milan had to be re-routed to Canada on Sunday after turbulence left seven people injured, the company said.