Air Peace diverts Owerri-Lagos flight to Port Harcourt over bird strike


Posted by Sade Williams


Air Peace management announced on Monday said that it diverted a Lagos bound flight from Owerri to Port Harcourt over bird strike incident.

The flight, P47159,  according to the airline, had a bird strike just few minutes after take-off, .

”This seriously affected the parameters of one of the engines and the Pilot-in-Command had to divert to Port-Harcourt and safely landed the aircraft while the passengers disembarked normally.

”We have dispatched a rescue team and aircraft to airlift the passengers of the affected flight. Air Peace is committed to the highest standards of safety and will never compromise on this.”,  it said.


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