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Indian fighter jet hits flock of birds on takeoff
« on: July 12, 2019, 02:04:13 PM »
Indian fighter jet hits flock of birds on takeoff
Updated / Monday, 1 Jul 2019 10:53

https://www.rte.ie/news/newslens/2019/0701/1059437-india-fighter-jet-hits-birds/

An Indian Air Force pilot has been praised for averting a major disaster, quickly jettisoning fuel and bomb pods after his jet struck a flock of birds just after take-off.

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