Birds Attack Lagos-Bound Air Peace Flight
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There was mild pandemonium on Monday as an Air Peace flight P47159 Owerri to Lagos had a bird strike just a few minutes after take-off.

Head of Communications, Stanley Olisa confirmed the incident in a statement which was obtained by Africa Today News, New York.

According to the spokesman, one of the parameters of one of the engines was seriously affected by the attack.

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The pilot diverted to Port-Harcourt, safely landed the aircraft and the passengers disembarked.

‘We have dispatched a rescue team and aircraft to airlift the passengers of the affected flight’, Olisa noted.

The statement also assured of the airline’s commitment to the highest standards of safety.



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