San Jose: American Airlines Plane in Bird Strike; Emergency Landing

By Jack Phillips
Jack Phillips
Jack Phillips
Breaking News Reporter
Jack Phillips is a breaking news reporter at The Epoch Times based in New York.
November 15, 2013 Updated: July 18, 2015

An American Airlines plane made an emergency landing at the Mineta San Jose International Airport on Friday morning.

The plane apparently hit a bird and was forced to land, ABC-7 reported.

ABC reporter Matt Keller said that passengers on Flight 1118 said they heard a loud boom and saw a flash of light before the plane slowed.

CBS News reported that the bird damaged the ending.

There were no injuries.

Story is developing…

Jack Phillips
Jack Phillips
Breaking News Reporter
Jack Phillips is a breaking news reporter at The Epoch Times based in New York.