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Bulgaria Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Bird Strike

Saturday, June 3, 2017
By George Hatcher
Bulgaria Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Bird Strike

Bulgaria Air flight FB-8798 had to return and make an emergency landing in Rijeka, Croatia, on June 1st. The plane took off for Sofia, Bulgaria, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a bird strike. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Bulgarian Air Charter Plane Returns to Bulgaria after Engine Shut Down

Friday, July 15, 2016
By George Hatcher

Bulgarian Air Charter flight IT-1113 had to return and make a safe emergency landing at Varna Airport, Aksakovo, Varna, Bulgaria, on July 11th. The McDonnell Douglas MD-82, after taking off for Germany, had just climbed out of Varna when the crew needed to shut down its right side engine, prompting the plane to return.... »

Bulgaria Airbus Lands with Engine in Pieces, Leaking

Saturday, December 11, 2010
By George Hatcher
Bulgaria Airbus Lands with Engine in Pieces, Leaking

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Timo Jäger What: Bulgaria Air Airbus A320-200 en route from Sofia to Moscow Where: Sofia When: Dec 10 2010 Who: 29 passengers and 7 crew Why: On takeoff, part of the engine fell off, and the affected engine began leaking. The crew reported the... »

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