Incident: ATR 42-300, EI-CPT, Mt Errigal Donegal, 2 Dec 2001: Report No 2002-007


The aircraft departed from Dublin Airport (EIDW) for Donegal International Airport (EIDL) at Carrickfin, Co. Donegal at 12.23 hrs.  At 2700 ft Above Sea Level (ASL), during the descent to land, the aircraft experienced severe turbulence.  One of the crew and two passengers were reported injured during this event.  The aircraft landed, as intended, on Runway (RWY) 21.  The passengers and crew disembarked and a medical doctor attended the injured.


Occurrence Date: 
Sunday, 2 December, 2001
Report Date: 
Monday, 12 August, 2002