Spokane-to-Denver flight diverts to Sea-Tac after bird strike
SEATAC, Wash. - A United Airlines flight from Spokane to Denver was diverted to Sea-Tac Airport after a bird strike Friday morning.
United Flight 812 took off from Spokane International Airport at 5:38 a.m. Shortly after the plane became airborne, it struck a bird.
As a precaution, the flight was diverted to Sea-Tac, where it landed at 7:04 a.m.
The aircraft was inspected and cleared to fly. It later departed Sea-Tac and resumed its flight to Denver, said a United Airlines spokesperson.
No one was hurt during the incident.