NTSB Identification: ATL01WA106
Accident occurred Friday, September 07, 2001 in Buenos Aires, Argentina
Aircraft: Boeing B767-332, registration: N194DN
Injuries: 1 Serious,89 Uninjured.

This is preliminary information, subject to change, and may contain errors. The foreign authority was the source of this information.

On September 7, 2001 at 1215 coordinated universal time (UTC), a Boeing 767-332, N194DN, owned and operated by Delta Airlines, Inc., as Flight 101, encountered moderate turbulence while descending out of 20, 000 feet near Buenos Aires, Argentina. The seatbelt sign was illuminated but a passenger while enroute to the Lavatory fractured her left ankle. The remainder of the flight was uneventful. Instrument meteorological conditions prevailed and an international instrument flight rules (IFR) flight plan was filed for the Title 14 CFR Part 121 commercial flight. The two flight crew members, three flight attendants and 84 passengers were not injured. One passenger sustained a fractured left ankle and the airplane was not damaged. The flight originated in Atlanta, Georgia at 0213 UTC, on September 6, 2001.

The investigation is under the jurisdiction of the government of Argentina. Any further information pertaining to this accident may be obtained from:

Junta de Investigacion de Accidentes de Aviacion Civil

This report is for information purposes only and contains only information obtained for or released by the Argentine Government.

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