Singapore Airlines offered to pay compensation to all passengers for severe turbulence in London to Singapore flight

Singapore Airlines: Singapore Airlines on Tuesday offered full airfare refund and financial compensation to 211 passengers who were on board an airplane that was hit by air turbulence last month. May 21 was one of the worst days for Singapore Airlines. On this day last month, one passenger was killed and several others were injured when a plane from London to Singapore tumbled due to sudden heavy turbulence. SIA said in a statement that compensation offers had been sent to the passengers on Monday.

What happened on May 21

An elderly man died due to turbulence in Singapore Airlines' London-Singapore flight, while 70 people were injured. According to media reports, after getting caught in the turbulence, the passengers on the plane got a strong shock, due to which the flight came down six thousand feet within about three minutes. When Flight SQ321 going from London to Singapore got caught in air turbulence in the sky of Myanmar, a 73-year-old British passenger died due to the tremendous shock. There were 211 passengers and 18 crew members on board the Boeing 777-300 ER flight. The plane was landed at Bangkok's Suvarnabhumi Airport in an emergency situation. The plane was shaken so badly that the passengers and crew members jumped up to the roof of the plane and fell down.

Singapore Airlines also provided information about compensation through a Facebook post

According to the statement of Singapore Airlines, those who suffered minor injuries in this incident have been offered US $ 10,000 as compensation. Those who suffered more serious injuries in this incident, we have invited them to discuss the compensation offer according to their circumstances. SIA said that passengers who have suffered serious medical injuries, who need long-term medical care and who want financial assistance, are offered an advance payment of US $ 25,000 to meet their immediate needs.

Singapore Airlines will refund the entire money of the passengers

The aviation company said that this will be a part of the final compensation to be given to the passengers. All the passengers of flight number SQ321 will be refunded the full amount of airfare, including those passengers who did not suffer any kind of injury. According to the news channel 'News Asia', there was no mention of compensation for the 18 crew members aboard flight number SQ321. According to the news, the aviation company is committed to help the passengers aboard SQ321.

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