Srinagar: An Air India flight from Ahmedabad to London suffered a bird hit, forcing the airline to cancel its onward journey from Britain capital.
The AI-171 flight with 230 passengers onboard suffered a bird hit while it was on its way to London from Ahmedabad yesterday. The plane landed at Heathrow Airport at 10:39 am local time.
The bird hit damaged the nose of the aircraft as well as the radar antenna, the airline said in a statement.
The aircraft is undergoing repair and maintenance and will be ready for the next return journey from London to Ahmedabad, the airline said.