An aircraft of Emirates had problems with a bird on final approach to Kolkata yesterday.
The Boeing 777-300, perfoming flight EK-570 from Dubai (DXB) to Kolkata (CCU), was on final approach to Kolkata city when the left hand engine was struck by a bird.
The airline reported the aircraft received minor damage, bird remains were found at the left hand wing, although the landing was safe.
The Boeing was unable to depart for its return flight EK-571. For this reason, the flight was cancelled and the passengers were rebooked onto other flights.