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1 dead, several injured after severe turbulence on Singapore Airlines flight

BANGKOK, MAY 21: One person has died aboard a London-Singapore flight that encountered severe turbulence, Singapore Airlines said Tuesday, in which the plane apparently plummeted for a number of minutes before it was diverted to Bangkok, where emergency crews rushed to help injured passengers amid stormy weather. The Boeing 777-300ER, with a total of 211 passengers and 18 crew members on board, landed in Bangkok at 3:45 p.m. (0845 GMT), the airline said in a Facebook post. Tracking data captured by FlightRadar24 and analyzed by The Associated Press showed the...