NTSB Identification: ATL85IA263.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 30236.
Scheduled 14 CFR EASTERN AIRLINES
Incident occurred Thursday, August 29, 1985 in CHARLESTON, SC
Aircraft: BOEING 727-225, registration: N8832E
Injuries: 7 Minor,118 Uninjured.

NTSB investigators used data provided by various sources and may not have traveled in support of this investigation to prepare this aircraft incident report.

THE FLIGHT WAS LEVEL AT 330 WHEN IT ENCOUNTERED TURBULANCE AND THE ARCRAFT MOVED AN ESTIMATED 200 FEET DOWN THEN UP BEFORE THE CREW COULD REGAIN ALTITUDE CONTROL. TWO FLIGHT ATTENDENTS AND SEVERAL PASSENGERS INITIALLY COMPLAINED OF INJURIES. NO DOCUMENTATION OF THESE INJURIES HAS BEEN RECEIVED. THE AIRCRAFT WAS INSPECTED AND RELEASED.

The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this incident to be:

COMMUNICATIONS..NOT USED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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