Comair B734 at Port Elizabeth on Dec 28th 2018, bird strike
Last Update: January 2, 2019 / 20:17:16 GMT/Zulu time
The aircraft was unable to depart for the return flight and remained on the ground for about 25 hours before positioning to Johannesburg, where the aircraft remained on the ground for another about 24 hours before returning to service.
The smallest heron in the area, the little egret, weighs between 0.33 and 0.55kg (0.7 to 1.2 lbs), the largest heron, the giant heron, weighs about 4 to 5kg (9 to 11 lbs).
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