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Air Berlin B738 at Berlin on Jun 7th 2015, bird strike

An Air Berlin Boeing 737-800, registration D-ABMD performing flight AB-6509 from Berlin Tegel to Cologne/Bonn (Germany), was in the initial climb …

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Bird strike forces Delta plane bound for MSP to land in Green Bay

A plane bound for Minneapolis-St. Paul had to make an emergency landing Friday after striking a bird in Green Bay.

The Associated Press reports that the Delta Airbus A319 carrying 78 people had just taken off from Austin Straubel International Airport when it hit the bird, with pilots immediately turning the plane around and landing just before 8 a.m. 147 more words


Delta Air Lines Flight Makes Emergency Landing In Green Bay

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — A Delta Air Lines flight from Green Bay to Minneapolis had to make an emergency landing after an engine was damaged by an apparent bird strike shortly after takeoff. 115 more words


MBQ | What Human Behavior Do You Swear Your Pet (or other animal) Exhibits?

So, I’m at a red light today, arm out the window, running some errands, enjoying the day. The light turns green and just as I pull my arm in to put my hand on the wheel–splat! 184 more words


this day in the yesteryear: Diego Marín Aguilera Makes Early Attempt at Flight (1793)

Diego Marín Aguilera Makes Early Attempt at Flight (1793)

Inspired by the eagles he saw while out in the fields, Spanish inventor and aviation pioneer Diego Marín Aguilera built a flying machine from wood, iron, cloth, and feathers whose design was based on his observations of birds of prey. 45 more words

Bird strike sends jetliner carrying 132 back to Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (AP) — An American Airlines jetliner bound for St. Louis has returned to Los Angeles International Airport because of a bird strike.

Airline spokesman Andrew Christie says the Airbus A319 with 132 people on board landed safely at 6:40 a.m. 45 more words


Flight Delayed Due To Bird Strike, You Can Now Get Compensation

Manchester country court yesterday brought good news for air passengers who were fighting over flight delay compensation due to bird strike.

The court mentioned bird strike is unusual but not extraordinary and ordered Thomas cook to pay compensation to Timothy Ash and four others passengers around £310 each. 183 more words