Bird strike: Spirit A319 at Tampa on Aug 28th 2015

A Spirit Airlines Airbus A319-100, registration N522NK performing flight NK-942 from Tampa,FL to Atlanta,GA (USA), and received a bird strike during departure from Tampa’s runway 19R and continued the flight to Atlanta for a safe landing.

The FAA reported the aircraft received damage to the nose cone when the aircraft received a bird strike on departure from Tampa and continued to destination.