Chavez alleges she suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder and anxiety, as well as other injuries.
A handout photo made available by Instagram user ABOURMAN showds the damaged engine of Southwest Airlines flight 1380 which was en route from LaGuardia Airport in New York City to Love Field in Dallas, Texas when it exploded in flight sending shrapnel into the fuselage, April, 17, 2018.
Flight 1380 was headed from NY to Dallas last month when an engine on the Boeing 737 exploded at 30,000 feet.
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Her lawsuit alleges that the air carrier was negligent and breached its obligations - failing to warn passengers that the aircraft and engine had defects.
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National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) chairman Robert Sumwalt said it was the first passenger fatality in a USA airline accident since 2009.
Southwest Airlines CEO Gary Kelly said at a news conference that the twin-engine 737 had been inspected two days before the incident.
However, the pilot, Tammie Jo Schults, successfully landed the plane without further loss of life.
"Our focus remains on working with the NTSB to support their investigation", Southwest said on Friday. We can't comment on any pending litigation. "And it affects every person who flies as passengers in commercial aircraft".