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20 injured by turbulence aboard Germany to Mauritius flight

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A number of folks have been injured by turbulence throughout a flight from the German metropolis of Frankfurt to Mauritius on Thursday, the German information company dpa reported.

Round 20 passengers and crew members on board Condor flight DE2314 have been injured when the aircraft hit turbulence about two hours earlier than touchdown, an airline spokesperson informed dpa.

Mauritius is an archipelago nation whose important island is a few 2,000 kilometers (1,200 miles) off the southeast coast of Africa.

The airline spokesperson stated those that have been injured have been being medically examined. It was not instantly clear how extreme their accidents have been, dpa reported. The cabin of the plane was supposedly additionally broken however no additional particulars got.

The aircraft, an Airbus A330, carried 272 passengers and 13 crew members and landed safely at 6:29 a.m. native time at an airport close to the capital, Port Louis.