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Delta Airlines Plane makes Safe Landing in Utah after Bird Strike

250px-Delta_logo.svgDelta Airlines flight DL-1883 made a safe landing at Salt Lake City International Airport, Utah, on November 8.

The Airbus A320-200, en-route from Las Vegas, Nevada, was hit by a bird on the runway.

The plane taxied to the apron uneventfully.

No injuries were reported.

Alitalia Airbus makes Safe Landing in Italy after Bird Strike

AlitaliaAlitalia flight AZ-1637 made a safe landing at Bari International Airport-Karol Wojtyla, Bari, Italy, on October 26.

The Airbus A320-200, flying from Linate Airport, Milan, Italy, sustained damage to one of its flaps due to bird strike.

The plane landed safely.

No one was injured.

Aer Lingus Plane Diverts to Cork Airport after Passenger’s Death Mid-Air

Aer LingusAer Lingus flight EI 485 was forced to make an emergency landing at Cork Airport, Cork, Ireland, on the afternoon of October 18.

The Airbus A320-200, en-route to Dublin, Ireland, from Lisbon, Portugal, had to be diverted in emergency after a 24-year-old passenger “ran amok” and later died mid-air.

The plane landed uneventfully.

Among 168 passengers and 6 crew members aboard, 1 person sustained minor injuries while trying to help the man.

Lufthansa Jet Makes Emergency Landing in Munich

LufthansaLufthansa flight LH-1679 had to make an emergency landing in Munich, Germany, on October 11.

The Airbus A320-200 was descending towards Munich when the crew declared emergency due to smoke in the cockpit. The plane was flying from Budapest, Hungary, at the time.

The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported.

Authorities said the smoke had dissipated before landing.

Vietjet Plane Makes Safe Landing at Noi Bai Airport after Bird Strike

vietjetVietjet flight VJ-496 made a safe landing at Noi Bai International Airport, Hanoi, Vietnam, on September 30.

The Airbus A320-200, flying from Buon Ma Thuot, Vietnam, to Hanoi, was hit by a bird upon approaching the runway.

The aircraft’s weather radar sustained damage while its radome was also reshaped due to the bird strike.

No injuries were reported.

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