"This has been a freak high level of turbulence AI and the Directorate General for Civil Aviation are investigating," a senior AI official was quoted by the Times of India.
The Boeing 787 Dreamliner (VTANI) Air India flight had a turbulent flight for 10 to 15 minutes. According to the report, an injured person was not wearing a seatbelt. When the turbulence occurred, they hit the cabin for a bump.
"The turbulence on the AI 462 was such that the head of a seated passenger who might not have been buckled, fell through a bump into the cabin, the person suffered injuries, two more had minor injuries. 1
Air India has yet to respond to the story, but the DGCA has begun to investigate this incident and has also informed the Aircraft Accident Investigation Board.
(This article was originally published in The Times of India)