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Condor Flight Rejects Takeoff From Mombasa

By George Hatcher

Condor flight DE-2282 had to reject takeoff from Mombasa, Kenya, on May 29th. The Boeing 767-300 plane was accelerating to takeoff for Zanzibar, Tanzania, when one of the engines ingested birds, prompting the crew to reject takeoff The plane safely returned to the apron. All two hundred and thirty passengers and ten crew members... »

Easyjet Plane Returns to Spain after Bird Ingestion

By George Hatcher

Easyjet flight U2-2256 had to return and make an emergency landing at Menorca Airport, Spain, on May 5th. The Airbus A319-100 flying to London, UK, had to return after one of its engines ingested a bird. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

ANZ Plane Diverts to New Zealand after Bird Strike

By George Hatcher

ANZ Air New Zealand flight NZ-680 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Christchurch International Airport, Christchurch, New Zealand, on May 5th. The Airbus A320-200 flying from Dunedin to Wellington, New Zealand, had to divert after impact with a bird. The plane landed safely. All 88 passengers aboard remained safe. Download article... »

VLM Slovenia Plane Returns to Belgium after Bird Strike

By George Hatcher

VLM Airlines Slovenia flight VO-147 had to return and make an emergency landing at Antwerp International Airport, Belgium, on May 1st. The Fokker 50 was en-route to Zurich, Switzerland when a bird impacted its windshield. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

Alitalia Plane Returns to Brazil due to Bird Strike

By George Hatcher

Alitalia flight AZ-673 had to return and make an emergency landing at Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport, Janeiro, Brazil, on May 1st. The Airbus A330-200 flying to Rome Fiumicino, Italy, had to return due to a bird strike. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

Air Europa Plane makes Safe Landing in Spain after Bird Strikes

By George Hatcher

Air Europa flight UX-1040 made a safe landing at Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport, Madrid, Spain, on April 30th. The Boeing 737-800 flying from Fiumicino, Italy, was about to land when it suffered multiple bird strikes. The aircraft sustained minor damage. All people aboard remained unhurt. Download article as PDF »

Delta Plane Returns to Georgia after Engine Failure due to Bird Strike

By George Hatcher

Delta Airlines flight DL-2042 had to return and make an emergency landing at Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport, Georgia, on March 11th. The McDonnell Douglas MD-90 flying to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, had to return after one of its engines failed due to bird strike. The plane landed safely. No one was injured. Download article as PDF »

Delta Plane Returns to New Mexico after Bird Ingestion

By George Hatcher

Delta Airlines flight DL-1185 had to return and make an emergency landing at Albuquerque International Sunport, Bernalillo County, New Mexico, on March 10th. The Boeing 757-200 flying to Atlanta, Georgia, had to return after one of its engines ingested a bird. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

Delta Airlines Flight Returns to Detroit due to Bird On-Board

By George Hatcher

Delta Airlines flight DL-1943 returned to Detroit, Michigan, on December 30th. The Boeing 717-200 plane took off for Atlanta, Georgia, but had to turn back after the crew noticed a bird in the flight deck. The plane landed back safely. The bird was set free. Download article as PDF »

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 »

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