What Happens When a Flock of Birds Hits an Aeroplane Head On

By Casey Chan on at

You should have seen the other guy, said the plane. The plane, a Boeing 738 operated by Turkish Airlines, was landing at Nevşehir-Capadoccia airport when it got its nose punched in by a flock of birds. The birds, judging from the marks and cracks and colour of said punched in plane nose, presumably suffered a worse fate.

So everybody lost. Well, all the passengers of the plane are safe. So that’s cool, I guess.


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