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Flight from hell: Severe turbulence hits plane over the Atlantic 

A flight was thrown into chaos when it was hit by turbulence over the Atlantic, leaving passengers thrown round the cabin, screaming and one breaking their nostril on the ceiling.

The Aerolíneas Argentinas AR1133 flight took off at 8.21pm on October 18 from Madrid and was heading to Buenos Aires.

But the Airbus A330 that was carrying 271 passengers and 13 crew members was affected by unhealthy turbulence.

Turbulence started round seven hours into the 12-hour flight off the coast of Brazil when the passenger jet sagged and shook round at 11,500 metres (38,000 ft).

The flight descended into pandemonium, with passengers, most of whom had been sleeping, panicking and meals and drinks trolleys thrown round.

Aerolíneas Argentinas mentioned that at the time of the turbulence, seat belt indicators have been on and an announcement had been made.

But some passengers fumbling for seatbelts or those that have been unbuckled at the time hit the ceiling. 

Trolleys and luggage hurtled via the cabin as the hand baggage compartments opened.  

The Aerolíneas Argentinas AR1133 flight took off at 7.51pm on October 18 from Madrid and was heading to Buenos Aires. But the Airbus A330 that was carrying 271 passengers and 13 crew members was affected by unhealthy turbulence. Pictured: The cabin after the turbulence 

At least 12 individuals have been injured and three of them have been later hospitalized with extreme accidents. One was left with a damaged nostril, based on Bild

The flight did land in Buenos Aires ultimately, 4 and a half hours after the turbulence started.

Passengers who suffered accidents have been taken to hospital for remedy. Some have been admitted. 

Turbulence began around seven hours into the flight off the coast of Brazil when the passenger jet sagged and shook around at 11,500 metres (38,000 feet). The flight descended into pandemonium, with passengers, most of whom had been sleeping, panicking and food and drinks trolleys thrown around. Pictured: An injured woman after the turbulence

Turbulence started round seven hours into the flight off the coast of Brazil when the passenger jet sagged and shook round at 11,500 metres (38,000 ft). The flight descended into pandemonium, with passengers, most of whom had been sleeping, panicking and meals and drinks trolleys thrown round. Pictured: An injured girl after the turbulence 

Aerolíneas Argentinas said that at the time of the turbulence, seat belt signs were on and an announcement had been made. But some passengers fumbling for seatbelts or those who were unbuckled at the time hit the ceiling. Pictured: Open compartments and oxygen masks after the turbulence

Aerolíneas Argentinas mentioned that at the time of the turbulence, seat belt indicators have been on and an announcement had been made. But some passengers fumbling for seatbelts or those that have been unbuckled at the time hit the ceiling. Pictured: Open compartments and oxygen masks after the turbulence 

At least 12 people were injured and three of them were later hospitalized with severe injuries. One was left with a broken nose, according to Bild. Pictured: An Aerolineas Argentinas plane (file image)

At least 12 individuals have been injured and three of them have been later hospitalized with extreme accidents. One was left with a damaged nostril, based on Bild. Pictured: An Aerolineas Argentinas plane (file picture)

Speaking to newspaper El Pais, passenger Adrian Torres mentioned: ‘We had flown about seven hours and nearly all of us slept, as a result of at the moment it was nearly three in Spain.

‘The plane began to maneuver loads and I mentioned to my colleagues, ‘how a lot turbulence, buckle up! 

‘As I fumbled for my seat belt, the plane encountered extreme turbulence.’

He defined that the plane then instantly dropped metres they usually shot at the ceiling, leaving him with a small bruise.

Adrian added that the incident left his colleague with a damaged nostril. 

Pictured: A part of the ceiling panelling was destroyed by the turbulence

Pictured: Part of the ceiling panelling was destroyed by the turbulence 

Pictured: The route of the plane from Madrid to Buenos Aires before the chaos unfolded

Pictured: The route of the plane from Madrid to Buenos Aires earlier than the chaos unfolded 

Another passenger, Esperanza Borrás, mentioned there was no warning.

She had unbuckled her seatbelt for a short while.

After the turbulence began she hit her head on the ceiling and broke her nasal septum. 

The chaos left different passengers injured, struggling cuts and bruises. Some of those have been extreme. 

Turbulence left the Airbus galleys wrecked. 

The ceiling panelling was additionally broken as passengers have been thrown upwards in the chaos.

Pictured: More of the damage caused by the chaotic incident on board the flight from Madrid to Buenos Aires

Pictured: More of the harm brought on by the chaotic incident on board the flight from Madrid to Buenos Aires 

Aerolíneas Argentinas mentioned in a press release that the seat belt indicators have been switched on when the turbulence occurred. 

The company additionally mentioned that passengers have been warned with an announcement. 

But not all of the passengers agree with this model of occasions. 

The assertion added that because of the extreme turbulence on the flight from Madrid to Ezeiza, 9 passengers needed to be handled with varied minor accidents after the plane landed at Ezeiza airport at 4.30am.

And it confirmed that one other three have been hospitalised because of their accidents.  It additionally said that the plane didn’t endure important harm to its structure. 

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