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Air Force Two Carrying Mike Pence Forced to Return to Airport After Bird Strike

A plane carrying Vice President Mike Pence was forced to return to New Hampshire after it was hit by at least one bird during takeoff. Video footage posted on social media showed birds striking Air Force Two, and another photo showed Pence inspecting the engine after the incident. Devin O'Malley, a spokesperson for Pence, told news outlets that it hit a bird. The pilots of Air Force Two decided then to return to the airport out of an abundance of caution, O'Malley said, reported CNN. Pence and his staff used a cargo plane to return to Washington, according to pool reports. Pence held a rally earlier in the day in GilfRead More From Source