An American Airlines flight returned to Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport for an emergency landing after its crew reported the jet hit a flock of birds on takeoff.
U.S. Air Force investigators have confirmed that a bird strike caused an $8 million jet to crash in North Texas during a training flight in July.
Officials say a DFW-bound American Airlines flight powered down an engine after a bird strike and made an emergency landing in San Jose. No injuries were reported.
A United Airlines flight from DFW International Airport on its way to Denver landed safely at Denver International Airport after hitting a bird on Tuesday.