Tuesday, April 05, 2022

Boeing 787-9, N832AA: Accident occurred April 03, 2022 at Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (PHNL), Honolulu, Hawaii

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Honolulu, Hawaii

Aircraft crew member climbed out of crew bunk and broke leg. 

American Airlines Inc


Date: 03-APR-22
Time: 19:32:00Z
Regis#: N832AA
Aircraft Make: BOEING
Aircraft Model: 787
Event Type: ACCIDENT
Highest Injury: SERIOUS
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: NONE
Activity: COMMERCIAL
Flight Phase: EN ROUTE (ENR)
Operation: 121
Aircraft Operator: AMERICAN AIRLINES
Flight Number: AAL123
City: HONOLULU
State: HAWAII

3 comments:

  1. I looked at a video tour of the crew rest area and wondered how they injured themselves so badly. Perhaps they fell down the steep stairwell? I would assume they were groggy from sleep as well.

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  2. That's got to be a first if not extreme rarity. But it doesn't take much to break a bone if you land the wrong way. Height (gravity) has nothing to do with it. Especially if you are older as our bones lose strength with age.

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  3. ...and that's why you ALWAYS should descend facing the ladder. I bet they tried to walk down like it was a flight of stairs. Bad idea.

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