Airbus Digests Bird, Flight Cancelled

Wednesday, August 29, 2012
By George Hatcher

What: Swiss International Airways Airbus A340-313X en route from Zurich to Newark
Where: Zurich
When: August 26 2012
Why: While readying for take-off, one of the plane emitted a loud explosion. The flight was cancelled a compressor stalled, according to the airline, due to a bird strike.

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