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Air Arabia flight G9 413 from Sharjah to Coimbatore, hit by a peacock

The hit by the peacock created a hole on the left side wing and fuselage of the aircraft. It could have cuased a major disaster but the pilot was successfull in safe landing the flight.


  |  Updated On : October 30, 2017 12:19 PM
The hit by the peacock created a hole on the left side wing and fuselage of the aircraft. (Representative image)

The hit by the peacock created a hole on the left side wing and fuselage of the aircraft. (Representative image)

New Delhi :  

Air Arabia flight G9 413 from Sharjah to Coimbatore carrying 107 passengers was hit by a peacock while it was landing on the runway of Coimbatore International Airport as reported by Deccan Chronicle. 

The hit by the peacock created a hole on the left side wing and fuselage of the aircraft. It could have cuased a major disaster but the pilot was successfull in safe landing the flight. 

Air Arabia has daily flights between Coimbatore and Sharjah. The ususal time for landing is 3:40 AM and the departure time is 4:40 AM.
The technical help needed to rectify the hole was provided by the officials at the Coimbatore airport. At 9 PM the flight left Coimbatore for Sharjah. 

First Published: Monday, October 30, 2017 11:16 AM


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