NTSB Identification: ERA11LA266
Scheduled 14 CFR Part 121: Air Carrier operation of DELTA AIRLINES, INC (D.B.A. Delta Airlines)
Accident occurred Monday, April 25, 2011 in New York, NY
Probable Cause Approval Date: 12/27/2011
Aircraft: AIRBUS A330-323, registration: N807NW
Injuries: 1 Serious,275 Uninjured.
NTSB investigators may not have traveled in support of this investigation and used data provided by various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.
The airplane was being pushed back from the gate when a flight attendant fell after she stepped on her own foot. She lost her balance and fractured her left femur. According to the injured flight attendant and other crewmembers, the push back was smooth. There were no mechanical problems with the airplane at the time of the accident that would have caused the flight attendant to fall.
The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be: The flight attendant's inadvertent fall, which resulted in a serious injury. Full narrative available
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