PIA flight carrying back pilgrims face a mishap, narrowly escaped big emergency
*PESHAWAR: **A Pakistan International Airline flight carrying back pilgrims from Medina face a mishap and narrowly escaped big emergency. *
*The flight carrying passengers from Medina to Pakistan met with an accident when a bird flew into the aircraft causing damage to the front end of the aircraft.*
No injuries were reported on flight, PK-8351, as the airplane landed safely after the mishap.
A Lahore-bound flight of Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) had suffered serious damage after a bird hit near Lahore on August 26.
Flight PK-758 was coming from London to Lahore. The Boeing 777 aircraft’s engine number one received considerable damage due to the bird hit .
However, the pilot of the aircraft successfully landed at the airport. Subsequently, the aircraft was grounded for maintenance.