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Thursday, 18 June 2015 - 13:38
Sri lankan flight caught in an air pocket : 5 air hostesses hospitalised
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5 crew members onboard a Sri Lanka Airline flight returning from Paris were hospitalized with injuries after the aircraft dropped into an air pocket early this morning.

The UL-564 dropped into an air pocket as it entered the Sri Lanka airspace at 5 in the morning.

A Sri Lankan Airline senior spokesman told our news team that 193 passengers were onboard at the time of the incident, and all of them returned safely.

He also said that five crew members who got injured during the plummet are receiving treatment at a private hospital in Colombo.
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