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UA840 strikes bird, emergency return to Sydney

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United flight 840 SYD-LAX made an emergency landing back in SYD after a bird strike and fuel loss from wing. (www.dailymail.co.uk) More...

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realunclebuk
How's it possible to know you hit birds, especially if at cruising altitude, there would be no birds up there?
ToddBaldwin3
ToddBaldwin3 0
I almost wish postings from the UKs Daily Mail could be banned. The headline is a tad bit dramatic, but that's par for the course for the Daily Mail. Search for this incident on The Aviation Herald and you'll get a more factual account of the incident.
andrew357
andrew357 0
The post is above matt have a look it's being posted by a flightaware member
andrew357
andrew357 0
https://www.aeroinside.com/item/7828/united-b789-at-sydney-on-jul-4th-2016-suspected-bird-strike

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