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.