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Bird-Hit Tarco Airlines Flight Safely Lands in Al-Fashir, Sudan

Tarco AirTarco Airlines flight 3T-400 was hit by a bird in Al-Fashir, Sudan, on September 10th.

The Boeing 737-300 plane was flying from Khartoum, Sudan, when a large bird impacted its nose cone.

The plane continued for a safe landing. There were 108 people aboard at the time; all of them remained unhurt.

Emergency Landing in Darfur

What: Tarco Airlines Antonov AN-24 en route from Nyala to Zalingei
Where: Zalingei City, Darfur, Suden
When: Nov 11th 2010
Who: 44 passengers and 6 crew
Why: A plane on a peacekeeping mission landed, apparently with an explosion on the side of the plane; two tires burst and caught fire. The fire resulted in from 6 to 15 fatalities, 6 injured. Rported numbers on casualties vary greatly. It is also reported that only 11 survived and that only 6 were killed. CNN did not mention a peacekeeping mission, but said the passengers were returning for a holy day with their families at the end of Ramadan.

So in conclusion-we can just say that something happened, but we’re not exactly sure what, at least not until official reports come out.

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