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45 hurt as plane hits turbulence

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Thirty passengers and 15 crew members were injured when a Thai Airways International (THAI) A-380-800 flight hit turbulence while landing at Hong Kong International Airport on Friday, Transport Minister Chadchart Sittipunt said. 

Most of them were not seriously injured, Mr Chadchart said, quoting THAI president Sorajak Kasemsuvan.

Paramedics and emergency staff assist injured passengerswho were taken off a Thai Airways International Airbus A380-800 which hit turbulence shortly before landing in Hong Kong yesterday. Thirty passengers and 15crewmembers were injured.

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