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Flybe Plane Returns to Wales after Bird Strike

By George Hatcher

Flybe flight BE-4565 had to return and make an emergency landing at Cardiff Airport, Rhoose, Wales, on September 21st. The Embraer ERJ-195 flying to Paris, France, had to return due to bird strike. The plane landed safely. All 90 people aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

JetBlue Flight Makes Safe Landing After Bird Strike

By George Hatcher

JetBlue Airways flight B6-1038 made a safe landing following a bird strike near Boston, Massachusetts, on August 31st. The Airbus A320-200 plane flying from Austin, Texas, was on approach to Boston when a bird impacted it. The plane continued for a safe landing. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Bird-Hit Turkish Airlines Plane Makes Safe Landing in Trabzon, Turkey

By George Hatcher

Turkish Airlines flight TK-2828 made a safe landing after a bird strike near Trabzon, Turkey, on August 29th. The Airbus A321-200 plane flying from Istanbul, Turkey, was on final approach to Trabzon when a bird impacted it. The plane continued for a safe landing. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as... »

IndiGo Flight Rejects Takeoff due to Bird Strikes

By George Hatcher

IndiGo flight 6E-287 had to reject takeoff from Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India, on August 30th. The plane was accelerating to takeoff for Bangalore, India, when the crew rejected takeoff due to bird strikes. The plane safely returned to the apron. All one hundred and seventy-eight people aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Bird-Hit Delta Airlines Plane Makes Safe Landing in Salt Lake City

By George Hatcher

Delta Airlines flight DL-2785 made a safe landing following bird strikes near Salt Lake City, Utah, on August 27th. The Boeing 757-200 plane flying from John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, was on final approach to Salt Lake City International Airport when it suffered bird strikes. The plane continued for a safe landing.... »

Turkish Airlines Flight Returns to Istanbul After Bird Strike

By George Hatcher

Turkish Airlines flight TK-617 had to return and make an emergency landing in Istanbul, Turkey, on August 23rd. The Airbus A330-300 plane took off for Casablanca, Morocco, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a bird strike. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Spirit Airlines Flight Returns to Orlando After Bird Strike

By George Hatcher

Spirit Airlines flight NK-713 had to return and make an emergency landing in Orlando, Florida, on August 19th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Houston, Texas, but had to turn back due to a bird strike. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

SkyWest Airlines Flight Returns to Grand Forks After Bird Strikes

By George Hatcher

SkyWest Airlines flight OO-4751 had to return and make an emergency landing in Grand Forks, North Dakota, on August 18th. The Canadair CRJ-200 plane took off for Minneapolis, Minnesota, but had to return shortly afterwards due to multiple bird strikes. The plane landed uneventfully. There were thirty-three passengers and three crew members aboard at... »

American Airlines Plane Makes Safe Landing After Bird Strike

By George Hatcher

American Airlines flight AA-343 made a safe landing following a bird strike near Chicago, Illinois, on August 17th. The Boeing 737-800 plane was flying from LaGuardia Airport, New York, when a bird impacted it. The plane continued for a safe landing. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Bird-Hit United Airlines Flight Makes Safe Landing in Chicago

By George Hatcher

United Airlines flight UA-1435 made a safe landing following a bird strike near Chicago, Illinois, on August 17th. The Boeing 737-900 plane flying from Cleveland, Ohio, was on approach to O’Hare International Airport, Chicago, when a bird hit it. The plane continued for a safe landing. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download... »

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