22 Injured as A380 hits strong turbulence

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Twenty two people have been treated for moderate injuries after a Singapore Airlines Airbus A380-800 flying from Singapore to Mumbai hit sudden and strong turbulence.

There were 408 passengers and 25 crew on board.

Eight passengers and 14 crew were treated by medical staff on arrival at Mumbai Airport.

Here’s the statement from Singapore Airlines:

“Singapore Airlines flight SQ424 from Singapore to Mumbai experienced sudden turbulence during descent on 18 October.

Our immediate concern is for the well-being of our passengers and crew.

Singapore Airlines will provide full assistance to the authorities in their investigations.

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