Category: turbulence

An Austrian Airlines plane had its windscreen shattered and nose cone torn off after flying through a thunderstorm

Austrian Airlines said flight OS434 was travelling from Palma de Mallorca, Spain, to Vienna on Sunday when it was “caught in a thunderstorm cell.” exithamster/Facebook An Austrian Airlines plane flew through a thunderstorm on Sunday.  The plane was pelted by hail, shattering its windscreen and tearing off its nose. All 173 passengers and six crew members were unharmed and made a safe landing in Vienna….