Sector Aviation

Cabin crew injured by turbulence, Boeing 737-800, 23 September 2016 Balearic Sea (Spain)


The Boeing 737-800 was flying from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol to Palma de Mallorca (Spain). During the cruise phase of flight, at FL250, over international waters, the aircraft encountered unexpected turbulence. As a result, three members of the cabin crew were seriously injured. After the aircraft had landed, they were taken to hospital.


  • Start date 23 sep. 2016
  • End date
  • Type investigationShort
  • Status investigationOpen

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