The plane having aboard the British delegation to the EU summit has hit a bird before landing in Sibiu, Romania. The representatives of the Sibiu Airport say the incident did not affect the delegation’s flight schedule.
They said that, on the night of Wednesday to Thursday, a ‘bird strike’ type incident took place. The passengers aboard were safe, they add.
Local sources say the plane that hit a bird had aboard the UK delegation to the EU informal summit in Sibiu, zf.ro informs.
UK MP Steve Barclay is part of the delegation, who posted on Twitter a photo from the plane on route to Sibiu. He wrote: “On my way to the #SibiuSummit in #Romania to make a speech on the shared threats to the UK & EU and how #Brexit opens new ways to work together.”