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Air India Delhi-Kolkata flight suffers bird hit

Air India Delhi-Kolkata flight suffers bird hit

New Delhi: An Air India flight from Delhi, carrying 254 people, on Monday suffered a bird hit while landing at the airport here.

An airline spokesperson said all passengers are safe, while the aircraft’s engine has been damaged.

There were 254 people on board, including the crew, and all are safe, the spokesperson said.

The aircraft involved in the incident was Boeing 787-8.

–PTI