A Kuwaiti hybrid carrier Jazeera Airways Airbus A320 sustained serious damage to an engine nacelle after it apparently struck a cable holding a military aerostat. The aircraft, approaching Kuwait International Airport at the end of a flight from Riyadh, Saudi Arabia on Aug. 27, was said by the airline to “have had a minor mid-air interception with a foreign object.” The airline added the flight continued safely to its conclusion; nobody was injured and the passengers ...

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