|Plane damaged in collision with bird|
|Thursday, 02 August 2012 00:00|
Pictures from the airport showed a large hole in the nose of the Boeing 737.
Bird collisions with airplanes can be dangerous when they damage engines, the windshield and certain other parts of the plane, CBS Local Denver reports.
ABC News reports that bird collisions with airplanes cause US$600 million in damages to airlines each year.
The most notable plane crash involving birds was the 2009 water landing in the Hudson River by Captain Chelsey “Sully” Sullenberger, where all 158 passengers survived. — Yahoo news.