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Boeing Passenger Wins $1.5M Verdict In Midair Hole Trial

Law360, Boston (April 20, 2018, 4:39 PM EDT) -- A Costa Rican woman won a $1.5 million jury verdict for emotional and physical injuries she said she suffered after a harrowing 2010 flight during which a two-foot hole opened up in a Boeing plane at 32,000 feet, according to a judgment entered late Thursday in Massachusetts federal court. 

Adriana Guzman said she suffered from decompression sickness, post-traumatic stress disorder and depression after the Boston-bound plane she boarded in October 2010 in Miami had to make an emergency landing when a piece of the fuselage blew...
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Case Information

Case Title

Carnevale et al v. The Boeing Company

Case Number




Nature of Suit

Airplane Product Liability


Judith G. Dein

Date Filed

October 16, 2013

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