SpiceJet Plane Rejects Take Off After Bird Strike

Thursday, August 25, 2016
By George Hatcher

SpiceJetSpiceJet flight SG-182 rejected take off from Pune, Maharashtra, India, on August 23rd.

The Boeing 737-800 plane was accelerating to take off for Delhi when a bird hit it, prompting the crew to reject the take off.

The plane safely returned to the apron. All 183 passengers and 6 crew members remained safe.

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