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Turkish Airlines plane lands safely after bird strike

ISTANBUL, May 17 (Reuters) - A Turkish Airlines

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domestic flight was forced to make an emergency landing after a flock of birds hit its engines, the state-run Anatolian news agency said on Sunday.

The airplane, which left the central Turkish city of Konya for Istanbul late on Saturday, returned safely to the Konya airport after the bird strike, Anatolian said.

Two people were treated at a hospital for their injuries, it said. The plane was carrying 140 people.

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