Plane strikes birds after landing

Photo / File / Greg Bowker
Photo / File / Greg Bowker

A plane struck birds after landing in Christchurch this morning.

The Jetstar flight had just touched down from Auckland.

In a statement, the airline said a "minor" bird-strike occurred after the flight landed at Christchurch Airport.

The aircraft was inspected and no damage found.

It has since returned to normal service.

- APNZ

© Copyright 2015, APN New Zealand Limited

Assembled by: (static) on production bpcf02 at 06 Mar 2015 20:06:28 Processing Time: 405ms