Video of the Week: B757 Bird Strike at Manchester Ringway Airport
We all know the impact of bird strikes on small aircraft, but when was the last time you saw their effect on something as large as a Boeing 757? Simon Lowe was on hand when a Thomson 757 engine sucked in a bird on take-off a few weeks ago, and he caught the whole thing on video. (Thanks to AVweb reader Lawrence Braden for sending us the clip.)
For another view (and longer clip), click here.
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