Southwest Airlines Plane Returns to North Carolina due to Bird Strike

Sunday, November 1, 2015
By George Hatcher

southwest_airlines_logoSouthwest Airlines flight WN-2573 returned and made an emergency landing at Raleigh–Durham International Airport, Morrisville, North Carolina, on October 30.

The Boeing 737-300, heading towards Tampa, Florida, had to return in emergency due to bird strike.

The aircraft sustained minor damage on its left side.

All 124 passengers and 5 crew members aboard remained unhurt.

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