Three passengers were injured after a Vistara flight traveling from Mumbai to Kolkata encountered severe air turbulence right before landing on Monday. The Boeing 737 had 113 passengers on board.
The flight was hit by turbulence 15 minutes before landing, news agency Press Trust Of India quoted a Vistara spokesperson as saying.
The injured passengers were taken to a hospital after a review at airport medical facility, said officials. One passenger has been discharged while the other two are under going x-Ray diagnostic for any bone related injuries, they said.
“We are investigating the incident on priority, and will share a further update at the earliest,” the spokesperson mentioned.