Easyjet A319 at Alicante on Oct 4th 2019, bird strike
Last Update: October 8, 2019 / 19:24:02 GMT/Zulu time
Passengers reported there was a strange noise immediately after departure which continued until after landing. The captain announced one of the engines had been damaged by a bird strike. They complained that they were told to get accomodation on their own and to be back at the airport by 8am, a replacement flight was then arranged for 11am but did not depart until 12pm.
A replacement A319-100 registration G-EZDN departed the following day at about 12:00L and reached Belfast with a delay of about 16 hours.
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