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Plane from Fla. to NYC Forced to Land After Bird Strike

A Spirit Airlines flight from Fort Lauderdale to New York City was forced to return to South Florida following a bird strike

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    The snow in the mid-Atlantic region kept many planes from taking off at Bradley International Aiport in Windsor Locks.

    A Spirit Airlines flight from Fort Lauderdale to New York City was forced to return to South Florida following a bird strike.

    Spirit officials say Flight 758 landed safely Monday morning at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport.

    There was no immediate information on the number of passengers on board or the extent of damage to the plane, which was headed to LaGuardia Airport.