The American plane had a terrible crash, the basketball team was on board
Utah: A plane crashed in the United States due to a collision of birds, the Utah jazz basketball team was traveling in the plane.
A Delta Air Lines Boeing 757 made an emergency landing shortly after taking off from Salt Lake City, Utah, on Tuesday afternoon, according to details.
The plane was chartered for the Utah Jazz basketball team after it was hit by a flock of birds shortly after takeoff, causing severe damage to the engine.
According to aviation sources, the plane had just taken off for the American city of Memphis when within a few minutes, the pilot contacted the control tower and pointed out a severe malfunction in the engine on the left side of the plane, prompting the pilot to take action. The ship was instructed to return.
The plane was severely damaged by a bird strike, while one engine failed, and the pilots were able to land the plane safely after the incident.
According to reports, the body of the left engine of the plane was stiff for several feet, there was blood on it and the remains of birds had penetrated inside the engine.
The plane has been grounded, it was reported that at the time of the incident, the plane was at an altitude of 7800 feet and at a speed of 230 kilometers per hour.