ISLAMABAD: National airlines flight escaped disaster as a bird hit the airliner when it was taking off to Dubai from Benazir International Airport Islamabad, ARY News reported on Thursday.
A bird hit the wheels of the aircraft after the national airlines flight PK-211 took off for Dubai, airport sources said. The pilot made an emergency landing and brought the flight safely back to the airport.
The bird-hit incident caused harrassment and panic among the passengers.
The technicians after inspection of the aircraft put off the flight.
The passengers were offloaded from the flight after postponement of the flight.