Delta Flight Makes Emergency Return to JFK Following Bird Strike
On Feb. 8, Delta flight DL1907 departed JFK around 9am bound for Nassau, Bahamas (NAS) when the bird strike occurred, forcing the flight to return to JFK. The flight landed safely around 9:45, some 45 minutes after departure. The aircraft, a Boeing 737, was inspected upon arrival and later returned to service, with the initial 9am flight resuming its journey just before noon the same day. There were 165 passengers & 6 crew on board with no injuries reported.