Plane lands with bird embedded in its nose after mid-air collision
A plane landed with a dead bird embedded in its nose like a grim figurehead at the prow yesterday.
The bird struck as the plane flew near Caracas-Simón Bolívar International Airport in in Venezuela.
It died on impact, leaving its wing dangling from the plane’s nose and a claw poking out behind the carcass.
The world’s largest balloon festival is taking place RIGHT NOW Despite the clear damage to the front of the Cessna 650 aircraft, its pilot was able to land safely yesterday with no reported injuries to those inside.
It is not clear exactly what species of bird was involved, but its hooked... read more
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