A Wizz Air aircraft heading for Brussels has returned on the Henri Coanda Airport near Bucharest after hitting a bird, the company informs.
“Wizz Air flight W6 3081 from Bucharest to Brussels Charleroi on May 1, 2019, has to return on land right after takeoff, due to the impact with a bird. The aircraft is being checked according to procedures,” a company release informed on Wednesday.
The incident took place minutes after the takeoff at 7.00h.
The decision to return on land was made by the pilot for passengers’ safety, digi24.ro informed.