Bird strikes Lagos-bound Air Peace flight, cause emergency landing

Air Peace flight P47159 Owerri to Lagos had a bird strike on Monday, a few minutes after take-off as confirmed by Head of Communications, Stanley Olisa.

The spokesman said the parameters of one of the engines was seriously affected and the pilot diverted to Port-Harcourt, safely landed the aircraft and the passengers disembarked.

“We have dispatched a rescue team and aircraft to airlift the passengers of the affected flight”, Olisa noted.

 

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