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Grief nearly taken the lives of 138 chelvek

October 8 2008

A passenger plane Boeing Korean airline Korean Air was forced to return to the airport Brazil's Sao Paulo shortly after taking off from a collision with a bird, no one on board 138 persons was injured, said airport services Brazil INFRAERO.

According to the agency, the pilot of a Boeing 777-200 en route to Seoul with a stopover in Los Angeles, recorded the failure of one of the turbines after a collision with a neck-urubu and requested an emergency landing at the international airport of São Paulo Kumbika. Touchdown passed normally, no one aboard the ship was not injured. The incident also did not affect the flow of the airport, said INFRAERO.

Grief urubu - rather large bird, whose weight is two kilos and a wingspan reaches up to five feet. This bird-scavenger pervasive in Brazil and throughout South America, where it occupies an ecological niche of European crows. In a collision with an airplane neck can lead to emergency situations and even cause a crash, make RIA News .

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