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JetBlue plane strikes birds, makes safe emergency landing

AP  |  New York 

A from to that struck some birds shortly after takeoff has made a safe in

JetBlue Airways Corp. spokeswoman says Flight 877 landed safely at John F Kennedy International Airport just before 7:30 pm yesterday.

Jones says the plane was diverted to JFK "out of an abundance of caution." She says all passengers will be re- accommodated on another aircraft.

The plane struck the birds late last afternoon after taking off from Logan International Airport. It was then diverted to

JetBlue did not say if the plane suffered any damage.

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First Published: Tue, October 24 2017. 07:22 IST