Air Canada flight lands in Calgary after strong turbulence

December 31, 2015 10:30 pm

 

Emergency
Medical Services spokesman Stuart Brideaux said those transported to
Calgary area hospitals were in stable condition with non-life
threatening neck and back injuries. Photo / iStock

Air says a flight en route from Shanghai to Toronto was
diverted to Calgary after emergency crews say heavy turbulence injured
21 passengers, including three children.
Emergency Medical
Services spokesman Stuart Brideaux said those transported to Calgary
area hospitals were in stable condition with non-life threatening neck
and back injuries.
 

Air
Canada spokeswoman Isabelle Arthur said that the Boeing 777 Air Canada
flight AC088 was carrying 332 passengers and 19 crew members.
She said the aircraft landed without incident.
Fire and other emergency crews were on hand when the plane landed.

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