Bird strike: Blue B734 at Liverpool on Aug 17th 2015, suspected bird strike

A Blue Air Boeing 737-400, registration YR-BAJ performing flight 0B-134 from Liverpool,EN (UK) to Bucharest Otopeni (Romania) with 156 people, was climbing out of Liverpool’s runway 27 when the crew stopped the climb at about FL130 reporting they suspected a bird strike on departure. The aircraft entered a hold at 5000 feet to burn off fuel and returned to Liverpool for a safe landing on runway 27 about 2 hours after departure.

An inspection after landing found no evidence of a bird strike, the aircraft departed again after about 2 hours after landing and reached Bucharest with a delay of 5 hours.