jumbojet
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AA Flight Injures 4 Flight Attendants

Thu Apr 15, 2004 11:51 am

heard on channel 9 news, AA 767 makes emergency landing in Chicago due to servere turbulence. 4 flight attendants injured. route was JFK to LAX. Anyone have more info on this?
 
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RE: AA Flight Injures 4 Flight Attendants

Thu Apr 15, 2004 11:54 am

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nwcoflyer
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RE: AA Flight Injures 4 Flight Attendants

Thu Apr 15, 2004 11:55 am

Source: NBC-TY LA- http://www.nbc4.tv/news/3006561/detail.html

LOS ANGELES -- An American Airlines flight from New York made an emergency landing Wednesday at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport after some flight attendants were injured when the plane hit turbulence.

American Airlines spokesman Tim Wagner says the 767 was climbing at 30,000 feet en route to Los Angeles when it experienced turbulence.

Wagner says the fasten-seatbelt sign was on and none of the flight's 137 passengers was injured.

As many as four of the nine flight attendants on Flight 117 received minor injuries, including bruises or strained necks.

The plane landed at O'Hare as a precaution so the injured flight attendants could receive medical care and, if necessary, new flight attendants could board the flight.
The New American is arriving.
 
jumbojet
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RE: AA Flight Injures 4 Flight Attendants

Thu Apr 15, 2004 11:57 am

thanks, didnt see it.
 
capitol8s
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RE: AA Flight Injures 4 Flight Attendants

Thu Apr 15, 2004 12:44 pm

Airline: American Airlines Flight Number: 117

Departure City: Chicago (O'Hare), IL Arrival City: Los Angeles, CA

Actual
Departure time: 7:15 pm Estimated
Arrival time: 8:58 pm

Status: In Air Equipment: B752

Altitude (feet): 34400 Ground Speed
(KTS): 420
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