General Russian airliner with 233 on board suffers birdstrike, makes BELLY LANDING near Moscow

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    A narrow-body airliner operated by Russia’s Ural Airlines and carrying 226 passengers and seven crew, landed with its wheels up in the countryside near Moscow after suffering a "rare" birdstrike.
    Bound for Simferopol, Crimea, the Airbus A321 unexpectedly struck “numerous” seagulls or crows shortly after departing from Moscow’s Zhukovsky Airport.

    Having no time to dump fuel and with no deployed undercarriages, the heavy-loaded jet made a belly landing in a cornfield just 1km from the runway. A spine chilling footage from inside the airctaft surfaced online a while later.


    Russian airliner with 233 on board suffers birdstrike, makes BELLY LANDING near Moscow (VIDEO)

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    Wow, amazing work by the pilots! That would be some scary shit for sure!

    Two things that scare even the most season pilots:

    Bird Strikes
    Lightning
     
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