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Aerolineas Argentinas Flight Rejects Take Off From Buenos Aires

By George Hatcher

Aerolineas Argentinas flight AR-1360 had to reject take off from Buenos Aires, Argentina, on February 15th. The Airbus A340-300 plane was accelerating to take off for Bogota, Colombia, when the crew rejected take-off due to a bird strike. The plane safely returned to the apron. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Bird-Hit Aerolineas Argentinas Plane Makes Safe Landing in Argentina

By George Hatcher

Aerolineas Argentinas flight AR-1476 made a safe landing following a bird strike in Tucuman, Argentina, on February 13th. The plane flying from Buenos Aires, Argentina, was on approach to Tucuman Airport, Argentina, when a bird hit it. The plane continued for a safe landing. All 130 passengers and 7 crew members remained unharmed. Download... »

Spirit Airlines Flight Returns to Fort Lauderdale After Bird Strike

By George Hatcher

Spirit Airlines flight NK-153 had to return for an emergency landing in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, on February 13th. The Airbus A319-100 plane took off for San Salvador, El Salvador, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a bird strike. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. The airline arranged a replacement plane... »

KLM Flight Returns to Amsterdam due to Suspected Bird Strike

By George Hatcher

KLM flight KL-895 had to return and make an emergency landing in Amsterdam, Netherlands, on February 10th. The Boeing 787-900 plane took off for Shanghai, China, but had to turn back after the crew suspected a bird strike. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Bird-Hit Southwest Airlines Flight Makes Safe Landing in Fort Lauderdale

By George Hatcher

Southwest Airlines flight WN-1495 made a safe landing following a bird strike in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, on February 7th. The Boeing 737-700 plane flying from Dallas Love Field, Texas, was on final approach to Fort Lauderdale when one of the engines ingested a bird. The plane continued for safe landing. Everyone aboard remained unharmed.... »

EasyJet Flight Returns to Manchester After Bird Strike

By George Hatcher

EasyJet flight U2-1897 had to return for an emergency landing in Manchester, United Kingdom, on February 2nd. The Airbus A319-100 plane took off for Berlin Schonefeld Airport, Germany, but had to turn back after one of the engines ingested a bird. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. The airline... »

PIA Flight Makes Safe Landing After Bird Strike

By George Hatcher

Pakistan International Airlines flight PK-719 made a safe landing following a bird strike in Milan, Italy, on January 28th. The Boeing 777-300 plane flying from Lahore, Pakistan, was on approach to Milan–Malpensa Airport when a bird hit it. The plane continued for a safe landing. There were 125 passengers aboard at the time; all... »

Bird-Hit Delta Airlines Plane Makes Safe Landing in Jackson

By George Hatcher

Delta Airlines flight DL-1411 made a safe landing following a bird strike in Jackson, Mississippi, on January 26th. The plane flying from Atlanta, Georgia, was on approach to Jackson when a bird hit it. The crew continued for a safe landing. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Austrian Airlines Flight Makes Safe Landing After Bird Strike

By George Hatcher

Austrian Airlines flight OS-375 made a safe landing following multiple bird strikes in Amsterdam, Netherlands, on January 24th. The Airbus A319-100 plane flying from Vienna, Austria, was on approach to Amsterdam when several birds hit it. The plane continued for a safe landing. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

GoJet Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Missouri

By George Hatcher

GoJet Airlines flight G7-6202 had to return and make an emergency landing in Saint Louis, Missouri, on January 24th. The plane took off for Minneapolis, Minnesota, but had to turn back after a windshield cracked due to a bird strike. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as... »

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