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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 150760
Last updated: 31 August 2019
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Date:19-NOV-2012
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B763 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 767-306ER
Owner/operator:Neos
Registration: I-NDMJ
C/n / msn: 27958/589
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 278
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:en route Havana-Milan -   Atlantic Ocean
Phase: En route
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Havana-JosÚ MartÝ International Airport (HAV/MUHA)
Destination airport:Milano-Malpensa Airport (MXP/LIMC)
Narrative:
A Neos Boeing 767-306ER(WL), enroute from Havana to Milan (MXP) on a Holguin-Cuba-Milan charter flight, encountered severe clear air turbulence over the Atlantic, causing an altitude deviation of 1000 feet (300 meters).
Lunch was being served and all loose objects, unfastened passengers and flight attendants were dislodged from their location, hitting the ceiling.
After immediate medical inspection by 2 doctors present among the passengers the crew reported to ATC that some 35 passengers were slightly injured and that the flight would proceed to Milan.
After aircraft's landing in Milan, medical response was activated, 66 people required medical assistance and 55 passengers were taken to nearby hospitals.
No damage was reported to the aircraft.

Sources:

http://www.ilsecoloxix.it/p/italia/2012/11/19/APISABzD-paura_havana_contusi.shtml
http://www.ilvolo.it/index.php/201211209388/Emergenze-Incidenti-aerei/Neos.html
http://avherald.com/h?article=45946d01


Images:

Photo of I-NDMJ courtesy AirHistory.net


Milan - Malpensa (LIMC / MXP)
11 September 2011; (c) Richard Vandervord

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Nov-2012 09:15 harro Added
21-Nov-2012 05:43 Blaze92 Updated [Total occupants, Country, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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