Malta Air B738 at Bologna on Nov 24th 2021, flock of herons, both engines ingested birds
Last Update: December 1, 2021 / 18:34:54 GMT/Zulu time
Post flight examination revealed evidence the left hand engine had also ingested a number of birds.
The aircraft is still on the ground in Bologna on Nov 27th 2021.
On Dec 1st 2021 Ryanair sent following statement: "Flight FR1194 from London Stansted to Bologna on 24 Nov encountered a bird strike on final approach into Bologna Airport. The crew of this flight did a phantastic job in landing the aircraft safely, keeping the passengers informed, and ensuring passengers disembarked safely and on time."
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