A passenger plane collided with a bird


A passenger plane collided with a bird

The plane of the Belarusian airline "BelAvia"Made an emergency landing at the international airport Batumi because of a collision with a bird.

As the press service of the Belarusian airline reports, the incident occurred during the flight Batumi-Minsk. Almost immediately after take-off, the commander of the aircraft reported to the air traffic controller that a bird had fallen into the hydraulic system of the aircraft and requested an emergency landing. After the aircraft produced fuel, the landing was successful, and none of the 99 passengers, as well as crew members on board the airliner Embraer-195 not injured.

According to preliminary information, passengers flying to Minsk will be picked up by a backup airliner, which already flew to Batumi airport.