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In a passenger plane flying from Amsterdam hit the lightning


The plane of the airline "KLM" was hit by lightning.

As reported by the Dutch media, the passenger liner Boeing 777-300 was flying from Amsterdam to Lima, however, already in the second minute of flight, a lightning strike struck the plane. The blow fell directly on the cockpit of the pilots, however, by a lucky chance, none of the people on board were injured.

Specialists note the fact that lightning strikes an enviable frequency in flying passenger liners, however, thanks to the availability of protection, most such incidents do not cause problems for either the aircraft or for those on board, however. in the case of light airplanes, this usually leads to tragic consequences.

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