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Mexicana Incident This Weekend?  
User currently offlineHenpol747 From Mexico, joined Jun 2001, 588 posts, RR: 1
Posted (8 years 12 months 4 days 18 hours ago) and read 1495 times:

I heard in the radio that a mexicana plane encountered heavy turbulence in a Mexico-bogota flight this week end. According to the radio speaker, 18 people were injured.

Any one can confirm?


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User currently offlineCarmenlu15 From Guatemala, joined Dec 2004, 4756 posts, RR: 31
Reply 1, posted (8 years 12 months 4 days 17 hours ago) and read 1442 times:

I think I saw it covered in the news--err, in this site: Big grin

Mexicana Airbus Hit By Turbulence 18 Injured! (by Theredbaron Jul 25 2005 in Civil Aviation)



What do I know, I'm just an 'immature troublemaker with only a passing interest in aviation' (or so they say)
User currently offlineAdriaticus From Mexico, joined May 2004, 1136 posts, RR: 19
Reply 2, posted (8 years 12 months 4 days 13 hours ago) and read 1349 times:

"Buckle up for safety".

It's interesting how, on approach to the a/p, well after the "20 minute" announcement, 18 out of 120 pax (i.e., 15%) were still unbuckled... I guess those will never forget to fasten their seat belts ever again!

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User currently offlineRICARIZA From Colombia, joined Apr 2005, 2382 posts, RR: 26
Reply 3, posted (8 years 12 months 4 days 10 hours ago) and read 1281 times:

Yes, the problem was around 40 miles from Bogota, when the a/c found very bad weather and some "un-buckled" passengers jumped from their seats and had some injuries. 15 passengers were attended at the airport and other 3 were transported to a nearby hospital in Bogota.

http://eltiempo.terra.com.co/bogo/20...LO-WEB-_NOTA_INTERIOR-2157833.html

Buckle up!



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