Plane File Number BEA2019-0526 Serious incident, En croisière, on 21 August 2019, AIRBUS - A340

Serious incident to an Airbus A340 operated by Virgin on 21/08/2019 en route [Investigation led by AAIB / United Kingdom]

Summary

Preliminary data based on the notification from the United Kingdom authorities:

Aircraft encountered turbulence over Black Sea. Passenger standing in Galley received complex fracture of ankle which required surgical intervention.