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April 2016

USA: American Airlines Aircraft Returns to Seattle Airport after Damaging Strike

http://abcnews.go.com/US/american-airlines-aircraft-returns-seattle-airport-damaging-bird/story?id=38721606 

UAE: Bird Strikes an Underrated Threat to Flight Safety

http://m.gulfnews.com/xpress/news/bird-strikes-an-underrated-threat-to-flight-safety-1.1813600 

New Zealand: Bird Strikes Microlight

http://www.nzherald.co.nz/northern-advocate/news/article.cfm?c_id=1503450&objectid=11629548 

How do Airlines Tackle Bird Strike Threat

http://7days.ae/tackling-bird-strikes-aviation/84932 

Iceland: Rejected Take-off at Isafjordur due to Bird Strike

https://www.aeroinside.com/item/7444/iceland-dh8b-at-isafjordur-on-apr-26th-2016-rejected-takeoff-due-to-bird-strike?utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=20160427 

USA: Bird Avoidance Program at Los Alamitos Army Airfield

https://www.dvidshub.net/news/196261/clear-skies-los-alamitos-army-airfield-bird-avoidance-program-ups-safety-all-aircraft#.VypIVIQrKM- 

Alaska: Anchorage-bound Cargo Jet Lands Safely after Bird Strike Damages Wing

http://www.adn.com/article/20160422/anchorage-bound-cargo-jet-lands-safely-after-bird-strike-damages-wing 

Italy: Lufthansa A321 Rejected Take-off due to Bird Strike

https://www.aeroinside.com/item/7409/lufthansa-a321-at-venice-on-apr-16th-2016-rejected-takeoff-due-to-bird-strike?utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=20160421 

USA: Bird Strike Forces Delta Flight to Make Emergency Landing

http://www.travelpulse.com/news/impacting-travel/bird-strike-forces-delta-flight-to-make-emergency-landing.html 

Scotland: Bird Strike Sparks Military Plane Alert at Stornoway Airport

http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-scotland-highlands-islands-36066337 

UK: Drone Hits BA Plane

http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-36069002 

Germany: Robotic Falcon Set to Patrol Airports in a Bid to Prevent Bird Strikes

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/travel/travel_news/article-3539780/THIS-flap-Robotic-falcon-Robird-set-patrol-airports-bid-prevent-bird-strikes.html 

How Bird Migrations Show Up Beautifully on Doppler Radar

http://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/how-doppler-radar-can-track-bird-migrations-180952834/?no-ist 

USA: Bird Strike Blamed for Plane's Emergency Landing

http://www.wdam.com/story/31731282/bird-strike-blamed-for-planes-emergency-landing 

American Samoa: Bird Strike Delays Flight

http://www.radionz.co.nz/international/pacific-news/301185/bird-strike-delays-american-samoa-flight 

UK: What Happens When a Bird Hits a Plane in Mid-air

http://www.mirror.co.uk/tech/what-happens-bird-hits-plane-7686001 

USA: Erie Airport's Strategies Minimizes Plan Collisions With Birds

http://www.aviationpros.com/news/12191770/erie-airports-strategies-minimize-plane-collisions-with-birds 

UK: Gatwick Withdraws Bird Strike Risk Objection to Hospice and Homes

http://www.midsussextimes.co.uk/news/local/gatwick-withdraws-bird-strike-risk-objection-to-hospice-and-homes-1-7310647 

UK: Ryanair Flight Declares Midair Emergency above Manchester after Bird Strike during Take-off

http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/ryanair-flight-fr3445-declares-midair-7672566 

UK: Bird-Hit Forces Flight to make Emergency U-Turn 

http://www.ndtv.com/world-news/bird-hit-forces-flight-to-make-emergency-u-turn-in-uk-1322959 

March 2016

USA: Expressjet Canadair Sustained Damage from a Bird Strike

https://www.aeroinside.com/item/7282/expressjet-crj7-at-richmond-on-mar-28th-2016-bird-strike?utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=20160330 

Lebanon: Flydubai Bird Strike on Final Approach

https://www.aeroinside.com/item/7277/flydubai-b738-at-beirut-on-mar-28th-2016-bird-strike?utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=20160329 

South Africa: B737's Vertical Stabilizer Impacted by a Bird During Climb at 8000ft

https://www.aeroinside.com/item/7274/kulula-b738-at-johannesburg-on-mar-19th-2016-bird-strike?utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=20160327 

USA: FAA Aims to Save Millions of Birds by Changing Static Red Airport Lights

http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2016/mar/24/airport-lights-birds-faa 

USA: What's the Bird? New Website Identifies Species by your Photo

http://www.treehugger.com/natural-sciences/whats-bird-new-website-can-identify-species-using-photo.html 

UK: Aurigny's Jet has its Third Bird Strike on Way to Gatwick

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-guernsey-35870791 

Maritime Company Helping Airline Runways Clear of Birds, Takes Off Globally

http://atlantic.ctvnews.ca/maritime-company-helping-airline-runways-clear-of-birds-takes-off-globally-1.2824297 

USA: Bird Strike Leads Pilot to Turn Plane Around

http://wkrn.com/2016/03/20/bird-strike-leads-pilot-to-turn-plane-around-come-back-to-nashville/ 

USA: Airport Authority Tables Proposal to Conduct Market Study on Airline Travel

http://cjonline.com/news/2016-03-15/airport-authority-tables-proposal-conduct-market-study-airline-travel# 

Turkey: Bird Strike on Approach to Istanbul

https://www.aeroinside.com/item/7214/thy-b738-at-istanbul-on-mar-13th-2016-bird-strike?utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=20160315 

Taiwan: Bird Strikes on Planes Hit 3-Year High

http://focustaiwan.tw/news/asoc/201603130015.aspx 

India: Delhi-Bhubaneswar Flight Suffers Bird Strike

http://www.tribuneindia.com/news/nation/delhi-bhubaneswar-flight-suffers-bird-strike/207044.html 

India: Bird Strike Prompts Emergency Landing of Air India Flight in Bhopal

http://www.hindustantimes.com/india/ai-fight-makes-emergency-landing-at-bhopal-due-to-engine-failure/story-CkbCpK3NKTLh5doPF4DUYO.html 

Brazil: A350 Strikes a Vulture on Departure from Manaus

https://www.aeroinside.com/item/7180/tam-a359-at-manaus-on-mar-7th-2016-bird-strike?utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=20160309 

China: The Invisible Killer-Mist Nets at Chinese Airports

https://birdingbeijing.com/2016/03/02/the-invisible-killer-mist-nets-at-chinese-airports/ 

UK: Danger Drone-Assessing the UAV Threat to Civilian Aircraft

https://www.theengineer.co.uk/danger-drone-assessing-the-uav-threat-to-civilian-aircraft/ 

USA: Eagles Used to Test Methods of Preventing Bird and Turbine Collisions

http://nawindpower.com/eagles-used-to-test-methods-of-preventing-bird-and-turbine-collisions 

The Netherlands: Bird Strike during Initial Climb

https://www.aeroinside.com/item/7150/martin-md11-at-amsterdam-on-mar-3rd-2016-bird-strike?utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=20160304 

North Cyprus: Rejected Takeoff due to a Bird Strike

https://www.aeroinside.com/item/7144/thy-b738-at-ercan-on-mar-2nd-2016-rejected-takeoff-due-to-bird-strike?utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=20160303 

Australia: Plane Delayed by Bird Strike

http://www.whitsundaytimes.com.au/news/plane-delayed-bird-strike/2950292/ 

USA: American McDonnel Douglas MD-82 involved in a Bird Strike

https://www.aeroinside.com/item/7134/american-md82-at-chicago-on-feb-26th-2016-bird-strike?utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=20160302 

 

February 2016

Afghanistan: Bagram Biologist Keeps Wildlife at Bay

https://www.dvidshub.net/news/190044/bagram-biologist-keeps-wildlife-bay#.Vtc66_krK01 

USA: Possible Bird Strike Prompts Flight Return to Baltimore-Washington Airport

http://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/southwest-bird-strike-prompts-flight-return-bwi-37119520 

USA: Check out the Radical Dog that Works at a Michigan Airport

http://www.dailydetroit.com/2016/02/22/radical-dog-runs-northern-michigan-airport/ 

Japan: JAL B767 Bird Strike at Tokyo

https://www.aeroinside.com/item/7076/jal-b763-at-tokyo-on-feb-21st-2016-bird-strike?utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=20160222 

USA: Seattle's Biggest Airport has an Uber for It's Raptors

https://www.audubon.org/news/seattles-biggest-airport-has-uber-its-raptors 

Australia: Wildlife Strike Pose Significant Safety Risk

http://www.atsb.gov.au/newsroom/news-items/2016/wildlife-strike-risk/ 

Ireland: Ryanair B737 Bird Strike at Dublin

https://www.aeroinside.com/item/7040/ryanair-b738-at-dublin-on-feb-14th-2016-bird-strike?utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=20160215 

USA: Dozens of Animal Incidents Impact Tulsa Airport

http://www.fox23.com/news/dozens-of-animal-incidents-impact-tulsa-airport/66573648 

Belgium: Bird Strike during Climb of out Brussels

https://www.aeroinside.com/item/7002/brussels-a319-at-brussels-on-feb-7th-2016-bird-strike?utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=20160208 

India: DNA Barcoding can Lower Bird Strikes

http://www.daijiworld.com/news/news_disp.asp?n_id=379599 

Croatia: Bird Strike on Approach to Zadar

https://www.aeroinside.com/item/6996/croatia-dh8d-at-zadar-on-feb-5th-2016-bird-strike?utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=20160207 

Turkey: Bird Strike during Climb out of Istanbul

https://www.aeroinside.com/item/6999/thy-b773-at-istanbul-on-feb-6th-2016-bird-strike?utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=20160207 

Canada: Bird Strike Grounds Helicopter at the West Hercules Oil Rig

http://www.thetelegram.com/News/Local/2016-02-02/article-4423484/Dropping-in-for-a-fix/1 

Pakistan: PIA ATR-72-200 Bird Strike on Landing at Karachi

https://www.aeroinside.com/item/6973/pia-at72-at-karachi-on-feb-1st-2016-bird-strike-on-landing?utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=20160202 

USA: Shooters vs. Hooters at JFK

http://www.timesledger.com/stories/2016/5/owlsjfk_2016_01_29_q.html 

The Netherlands: Dutch Police Train Eagles to Snatch Unwanted Drones out of the Sky

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-02-02/eagles-vs-drones-dutch-police-train-birds-to-take-down-uavs/7132096 

USA: Jetblue A320 Bird Strike at Orlando

https://www.aeroinside.com/item/6960/jetblue-a320-at-orlando-on-jan-25th-2016-bird-strike?utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=20160130 

Nepal: KMC Told to Prohibit Butchery Around TIA

http://thehimalayantimes.com/kathmandu/kmc-told-to-ban-butchery-around-tia/ 

January 2016

USA: For the Safety of our Aircraft and Crew

http://www.mcchord.af.mil/news/story.asp?id=123466170 

UK: Airport Objects to New Hospice due to Increase in 'Bird Strike Risk Hazard'

http://www.wscountytimes.co.uk/news/local/airport-objects-to-new-hospice-due-to-increase-in-bird-strike-risk-hazard-1-7139426  

USA: University of Minnesota Tests Reflective Film to Head off Bird Collisions

http://www.startribune.com/the-right-wavelength-u-tests-reflective-film-to-head-off-bird-collisions/363965231/ 

UK: Flybe Plane Forced to Make an Emergency Landing at Southampton 

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/travel/travel_news/article-3382732/Flybe-plane-forced-make-emergency-landing-Southampton-bird-strike.html 

USA: United B777 Suffers Bird Strike on Landing at Honolulu

https://www.aeroinside.com/item/6844/united-b772-over-pacific-ocean-on-dec-31st-2015-smoke-in-cockpit-bird-strike-on-touch-down?utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=20160104  

Philippines: Legazpi Airport Back to Normal Operations after Bird Strike

http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/752277/legazpi-airport-back-to-normal-operations-after-bird-strike 

Maldives: Maldivian Flight Survives Bird Scare

http://www.haveeru.com.mv/news/65326 

India: Bird Strike Grounds Jet Airways Mumbai Flight at CHD Airport

http://www.hindustantimes.com/punjab/bird-strike-grounds-jet-airways-mumbai-flight-at-chd-airport/story-t7sggTatsKnpM7JYXjmnKL.html 

USA: Bird Strike on Final Approach to Wilkes-Barre

https://www.aeroinside.com/item/6854/psa-crj7-at-wilkes-barre-on-jan-4th-2016-bird-strike?utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=20160106 

USA: Southwest Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Sacramento after Bird Strike

http://www.kcra.com/news/local-news/news-sacramento/southwest-flight-makes-emergency-landing-in-sacramento-after-bird-strike/37350686  

Hawaii: Pilots Keep an Eye Out for Feathered Friends

http://thegardenisland.com/news/local/safety-in-the-skies/article_3bb1d90a-ff5d-5008-869e-caaf38b1c0b5.html?mode=story 

South Korea: Jin Air Returns to Gimpo Airport after a Bird Strike

https://www.aeroinside.com/item/6872/jin-b738-at-seoul-on-jan-9th-2016-bird-strike?utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=20160111 

USA: Keeping Wildlife off Tarmac is Big Job at Pittsburgh International Airport

http://www.post-gazette.com/sports/hunting-fishing/2016/01/17/Keeping-wildlife-off-tarmac-is-big-job-at-Pittsburgh-International-Airport/stories/201601170140 

UK: Letter - Bird Hazard to Gatwick Aircraft

http://www.crawleyobserver.co.uk/news/letters/letter-bird-hazard-to-gatwick-aircraft-1-7160835 

India: Airports Warned over Animal Incursions

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Airports-warned-over-animal-incursions/articleshow/50598287.cms 

USA: Smithsonian Bird Sleuth uses 'Snarge' to Track Rise in Jet Hits

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-01-14/smithsonian-bird-sleuth-uses-snarge-to-track-rise-in-jet-hits 

Namibia: Bird Strike Damages Air Namibia Plane

http://www.namibian.com.na/index.php?page=read&id=36057 

Mesmerizing Migration - Watch 118 Bird Species Migrate Across a Map of the Western Hemisphere 

https://www.allaboutbirds.org/mesmerizing-migration-watch-118-bird-species-migrate-across-a-map-of-the-western-hemisphere/  

USA: At Sacramento Airport, Birds and Planes Don't Mix Well

http://www.sacbee.com/news/local/transportation/article56289465.html 

USA: Federal Authorities to End Use of Ultralights for Whooping Crane Project

http://www.jsonline.com/news/wisconsin/fish-and-wildlife-service-to-end-whooping-crane-migration-project-b99657191z1-366304761.html 

India: Owls Among 16 Species to Blame for Maximum Bird Hits Near Airports

http://www.hindustantimes.com/mumbai/study-identifies-16-bird-species-that-struck-most-flights-in-2014/story-mkNZJDwqMGFXm27yMAsw1O.html 

USA: Appeals Court - Airports Have Wide Latitude to Kill Birds

http://www.wmcactionnews5.com/story/31060721/appeals-court-airports-have-wide-latitude-to-kill-birds 

USA: How a Tiny Bird Can Take Down a Massive Plane

http://www.scienceworldreport.com/articles/36393/20160126/tiny-bird-take-down-massive-plane-what-doing-prevent-crashes.htm 

The Netherlands: KLM Boeing Bird Strike during Initial Climb from Amsterdam

https://www.aeroinside.com/item/6951/klm-b744-at-amsterdam-on-jan-7th-2016-bird-strike?utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=20160128 

Virgin Islands: Delta Airlines Diverted to Puerto Rico after Ingesting a Bird during Initial Climb

https://www.aeroinside.com/item/6949/delta-b752-at-saint-thomas-on-jan-24th-2016-bird-strike?utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=20160128  

USA: Jetblue Suffers Bird Strike during Climb

https://www.aeroinside.com/item/6960/jetblue-a320-at-orlando-on-jan-25th-2016-bird-strike?utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=20160129 

December 2015

India: College Faculty to Carry Out Study on Controlling Bird Hits

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Tiruchirapalli/college-faculty-to-carry-out-study-on-controlling-bird-hits/article7978703.ece 

USA: Another Visiting Snowy Owl Dies, Probably Hit by an Airplane

https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/another-visiting-snowy-owl-dies--this-one-was-probably-hit-by-an-airplane/2015/12/09/d99a92fe-9e97-11e5-8728-1af6af208198_story.html 

India: Spicejet Dash 8 Swerves to Avoid a Herd of Boars, Leaves Runway

https://www.aeroinside.com/item/6705/spicejet-dh8d-at-jabalpur-on-dec-4th-2015-boar-strike-runway-excursion-left-main-gear-collapsed?utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=20151205 

Turkey: Turkish Airlines Dog Strike during Landing

https://www.aeroinside.com/item/6704/thy-b738-at-istanbul-on-dec-3rd-2015-dog-strike?utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=20151205 

USA: How Airplanes Ruffle Plover Feathers

http://wildlife.org/wild-cam-how-airplanes-ruffle-plover-feathers/ 

Pakistan: PIA Plane Lands Safely after Bird Strike in Islamabad

http://en.dailypakistan.com.pk/pakistan/pia-plane-lands-safely-after-bird-strike-in-islamabad/ 

USA: Delta Airlines Bird Strike on Approach

https://www.aeroinside.com/item/6695/delta-a320-at-salt-lake-city-on-dec-2nd-2015-bird-strike?utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=20151204 

Italy: Vueling Airlines Bird Strike on Takeoff

https://www.aeroinside.com/item/6692/vueling-a320-at-turin-on-dec-1st-2015-rejected-takeoff-due-to-bird-strike?utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=20151203 

USA: Denver-bound Flight Returns to Sacramento after Bird Strike

http://www.dailyrepublic.com/usworld/denver-bound-flight-returns-to-sacramento-after-bird-strike/ 

Myanmar: Dragonair Airbus Bird Strike during Climb

https://www.aeroinside.com/item/6670/dragon-a321-at-yangon-on-nov-25th-2015-bird-strike?utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=20151129 

USA: Virgin Atlantic Bird Strike during Climb 

https://www.aeroinside.com/item/6679/virgin-atlantic-a333-at-washington-on-nov-29th-2015-bird-strike?utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=20151201 

China: Bird Strike led to Navel Jet Crash

http://english.cri.cn/12394/2015/12/28/4203s910456.htm 

Cambodia: AirAsia Emergency Landing Blamed on Bird Strike

http://www.khmertimeskh.com/news/19226/airasia-emergency-landing-blamed-on----bird-strike---/ 

USA: Bird Strike at 5700ft out of Sacramento

https://www.aeroinside.com/item/6824/southwest-b733-at-sacramento-on-dec-26th-2015-bird-strike?utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=20151229 

Australia: Pilot Describes Eagle Strike

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3376874/Pilot-describes-terrifying-moment-EAGLE-smashed-windscreen.html?ito=social-facebook 

Indonesia: Lion Air Collides with Cows on the Runway

http://www.skybrary.aero/index.php/B738,_Djalaluddin_Indonesia,_2013_(BS_RE_GND)?utm_source=SKYbrary&utm_campaign=60dc306c8a-383_Destination_Airports_28_12_2015&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_e405169b04-60dc306c8a-276510629 

USA: Bird Strike, Plane Bumps Cause Concern for Airlines 

http://mynewsla.com/crime/2015/12/20/bird-strike-plane-bumps-cause-concern-for-airlines/ 

South Korea: Asiana Airlines Takeoff Delayed due to Bird Strike

http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_In_detail.htm?No=115672 

Japan: Japan Ministry using DNA Samples to Prevent Bird Strike

http://news.asiaone.com/news/asia/japan-ministry-using-dna-samples-prevent-bird-strikes 

USA: Combining Old School and High Tech-Reducing Raptor Conflicts

http://wildlife.org/combining-old-school-and-high-tech/ 

Brunei: Silkair Airbus A320 at Bandar Seri Begawan Bird Strike

https://www.aeroinside.com/item/6751/silkair-a320-at-bandar-seri-begawan-on-dec-13th-2015-bird-strike?utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=20151215 

Indonesia: Garuda Indonesian Returns to Padang after a Bird Strike

http://en.tempo.co/read/news/2015/12/15/056727792/Garuda-Indonesia-Returns-to-Padang-after-a-Bird-Strike 

India: Trouble-hit Navi Mumbai Airport Faces Bird Scare 

http://www.mumbaimirror.com/mumbai/others/Trouble-hit-Navi-Mumbai-airport-faces-bird-scare/articleshow/50145639.cms 

November 2015

Australia: AAA Recommends Destruction of Flying-fox Habitats to Better Manage High Number of Strikes

http://www.couriermail.com.au/news/queensland/australian-airports-association-recommends-destruction-of-flying-fox-habitats-to-better-manage-high-number-of-dangerous-strikes-on-queensland-runways/news-story/002a282f8a14e21733430f96c9505c92?= 

Canada: Nobody wins the War between Birds and Planes

http://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/nobody-wins-the-war-between-birds-and-planes 

USA: Avian Radar Claims to Reduce Airplane Bird Strikes

http://denver.cbslocal.com/2015/11/23/despite-being-no-1-for-bird-strike-reports-dia-isnt-using-bird-radar/ 

USA: Miracle on the Hudson Survivors Remember Bird Strike Crash

http://denver.cbslocal.com/2015/11/23/miracle-on-the-hudson-survivors-remember-bird-strike-crash/ 

India: Wildlife Intrusion Threat - DGCA puts Four Gujarat Airports under Surveillance

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/ahmedabad/Wildlife-intrusion-threat-DGCA-puts-4-Gujarat-airportsunder-surveillance/articleshow/49908155.cms 

Czechoslovakia: Bird Strikes are Scary for Even the Strongest Planes

http://gizmodo.com/bird-strikes-are-scary-for-even-the-strongest-planes-1744561482?utm_expid=66866090-67.e9PWeE2DSnKObFD7vNEoqg.0&utm_referrer=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.google.com%2F 

Dubai: Delhi-Dubai Emirates Flight Suffers Bird Hit

http://gulfnews.com/news/uae/transport/delhi-dubai-emirates-flight-suffers-bird-hit-1.1626234 

USA: Letter Cites Oyster Farm 'Fallacies'

http://www.mdislander.com/featured/letter-cites-oyster-farm-fallacies 

USA: Possible Drone Collides with Helicopter in Los Angles

http://www.verticalmag.com/news/article/PossibledronecollideswithhelicopterinLosAngeles 

Canada: STARS Air Ambulance Makes Precautionary Landing at Saskatoon Airport

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/saskatoon/stars-air-ambulance-makes-precautionary-landing-at-saskatoon-airport-1.3337873 

USA: Denver-bound Flight Returns to Sacramento after Bird Strike

http://q13fox.com/2015/11/26/denver-bound-flight-returns-to-sacramento-after-bird-strike/ 

India: Bird Hit Caused Katra Chopper Crash

http://www.ndtv.com/india-news/chopper-carrying-vaishno-devi-pilgrims-crashes-in-katra-6-feared-dead-1246462 

USA: Study Will Make Air Travel Safer

http://www.burlesonstar.net/ci_29158618/spinks-manager-study-will-make-air-travel-safer 

Cayman Islands: Airports Authority Tackles Wildlife Problem

http://www.caymanreporter.com/2015/11/25/airports-authority-tackles-wildlife-problem/ 

Canada: Bird Strike - Flames Force Emergency Landing in Calgary

http://www.ctvnews.ca/canada/big-fireball-bird-strikes-flames-force-emergency-landing-in-calgary-1.2666085 

Pakistan: Bird Aircraft Strike Hazard Campaign Concludes at BBIAP

http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/islamabad/13-Nov-2015/bird-aircraft-strike-hazard-campaign-concludes-at-bbiap 

USA: Captain Sully insists he's no hero

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-3312396/Captain-Sully-Sullenberger-saved-155-lives-emergency-plane-landing-Hudson-2009-insists-s-no-hero-credits-crew-ensuring-safety-passengers.html 

Russia: Rejected Takeoff due to Bird Strike

https://www.aeroinside.com/item/6546/aeroflot-a320-at-rostov-on-oct-29th-2015-rejected-takeoff-because-of-bird-strike?utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=20151102 

October 2015

Alitalia A320 Bird Strike at Bari Airport

http://www.aeroinside.com/item/6538/alitalia-a320-at-bari-on-oct-26th-2015-bird-strike?utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=20151030 

Bird Strike: CAA Looks to Create Awareness

http://tribune.com.pk/story/981108/bird-strike-caa-looks-to-create-awareness/ 

Aircraft Grounded at Hewanorra International Airport

http://www.stlucianewsonline.com/two-aircraft-grounded-at-hewanorra-international-airport/ 

Wildlife Biologists Protect Military

http://wildlife.org/wildlife-biologists-protect-military-wildlife/ 

CoxHealth Helicopter Grounded after Bird Strike

http://www.ky3.com/news/local/coxhealth-helicopter-grounded-after-bird-strike/21048998_36043304 

Stray Dogs on Runway a Threat to Flights

http://www.iol.co.za/travel/travel-news/stray-dogs-on-runway-a-threat-to-flights-1.1929116#.Vk3FxHarS01 

Jetstar Plane Bound for Perth Forced Back to Cairns Airport after Apparent Bird Strike

http://www.cairnspost.com.au/news/cairns/jetstar-plane-bound-for-perth-forced-back-to-cairns-airport-after-apparent-bird-strike/story-fnjpusyw-1227563968954 

September 2015

Plane Strike on Buzzard Disrupts Guernsey Flights

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-guernsey-34369182 

Strike Avoidance

http://www.verticalmag.com/features/features_article/StrikeAvoidance 

Birmingham Flight Sends Bird into Tailspin after Strike

http://www.birminghammail.co.uk/news/look-birmingham-flight-sends-bird-10069337 

Newquay-Gatwick Flight Aborted after Take-off Bird Strike

http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-cornwall-34260329 

Emirates Plane Suffers Bird Strike Damage During Islamabad Flight

http://www.arabianbusiness.com/emirates-plane-suffers-bird-strike-damage-during-islamabad-flight-605911.html 

BA plane fire: why did the Boeing 777 catch fire?http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/11852744/BA-plane-fire-why-did-the-Boeing-777-catch-fire.html 

Chattanooga Airport Officials Bring in Outside Aid for Advice on Geese Problem

http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/local/story/2015/sep/03/airport-officials-bring-outside-aid-advice-ge/323202/ 

August 2015

Beijing Deploys Monkeys and Falcons for War Parade

http://www.globalpost.com/article/6639436/2015/08/31/beijing-deploys-monkeys-and-falcons-war-parade 

Bird Deterrents Installed on Electrical Wires to Prevent Bird Strikes

http://thesandpaper.villagesoup.com/p/bird-deterrents-installed-on-electrical-wires-to-prevent-bird-strikes/1397600 

Singapore Airlines Flight Turns Back to Istanbul due to 'Bird Strike'

http://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/singapore/singapore-airlines-flight/2057890.html 

Pilot makes Dramatic Landing after Buzzard Smashes through Cockpit at 1000 feet

http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/pilot-makes-dramatic-landing-after-6265634 

Jet Engines have not Been Tested Against Drone Strikes

http://www.nbcnews.com/tech/tech-news/engine-makers-havent-tested-drones-n408711 

PIB Airport gets Federal Grant Funding

http://www.portclintonnewsherald.com/story/news/local/2015/08/13/pib-airport-gets-federal-grant-funding/31678263/ 

U.S. Wildlife Strike Reporting Continues to Increase

http://news.aviation-safety.net/2015/08/05/u-s-wildlife-strike-reporting-continues-to-increase/ 

Tallahassee Airport Clears Trees to Curb Bird Strikes

http://www.tallahassee.com/story/news/2015/07/31/tallahassee-airport-clears-trees-curb-bird-strikes/30945247/ 

Volunteers Could Prevent Bird-Airplane Collisions

http://wdtn.com/2015/07/30/volunteers-could-prevent-bird-airplane-collisions/ 

July 2015

Will Aircraft Bird Strike Requirements Protect Against Small Drones?

http://www.forbes.com/sites/johngoglia/2015/07/27/will-aircraft-bird-strike-requirements-protect-against-small-drones-time-to-find-out/ 

USA: Bird Strikes Spark FAA Plans to Investigate Safety Measures

http://www.benzinga.com/pressreleases/15/07/p5703723/bird-strikes-spark-faa-plans-to-investigate-safety-measures 

Benazir, Pakistan: CAA to Build Safety Walls Around Airport

http://www.pakistantoday.com.pk/2015/07/26/city/caa-to-build-safety-walls-around-benazir-intl-airport/ 

Australia: Wasps ... Small but Dangerous

http://www.flightsafetyaustralia.com/2015/07/small-but-dangerous/ 

Little Rock AFB, USA: Wildlife Biologist Helps Keep Airfield and Pilots Safe

http://www.littlerock.af.mil/news/story.asp?id=123453626 

USA: How are Airlines Fighting Back Against Bird Strikes?

http://www.travelpulse.com/news/airlines/watch-how-are-airlines-fighting-back-against-bird-strikes.html 

USA: FAA Takes Closer Look at Plane Collisions with Birds

http://www.star-telegram.com/news/business/aviation/article28030162.html 

USA: New Regs for Monday - Airplanes, Warranty, Chemicals

http://thehill.com/regulation/248304-new-regs-for-monday-airplanes-warranty-chemicals 

UK: How Dangerous are Bird Strikes?

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/travel/travel_news/article-3161067/At-altitude-aircraft-safe-birds-happens-fly-engine-Experts-answer-unsettling-plane-safety-queries.html 

Toronto, Canada: Will Toronto have Canada's Riskiest Airport?

https://nowtoronto.com/news/will-toronto-have-canada-s-riskiest-airport/ 

Uncrewed Aircraft may Help Crewed Ones Return to Flight more Rapidly

http://www.economist.com/news/science-and-technology/21656636-uncrewed-aircraft-may-help-crewed-ones-return-flight-more-rapidly-strike-out 

Nigeria: Domestic Operators Lose over $180M to Bird Strike Incidents Annually

http://businessdayonline.com/2015/07/domestic-operators-lose-over-180m-to-bird-strike-incidents-annually-aon/#.VcyPQvlVikp 

June 2015

Simferopol, Ukraine: Ikar B763 Bird Strike during Initial Climb

http://avherald.com/h?article=48845b7a 

Bagram Air Field, Afghanistan: BASH Program

https://www.dvidshub.net/news/167894/bash#.VcyK6flViko 

Portland, USA: Airport uses Goats, Llama to Clear Invasive Plants

http://www.kgw.com/story/news/local/animal/2015/04/14/portland-airport-goats-clear-invasive-plants-near-airfield/25774319/ 

Wellington, New Zealand: Air NZ Jet Cleared for Takeoff after Birdstrike Suffers Engine Failure

http://www.stuff.co.nz/travel/travel-troubles/69494689/air-nz-jet-cleared-for-takeoff-after-birdstrike-suffers-engine-failure.html 

Berlin, Germany: Air Berlin B738 Bird Strike during Initial Climb

http://avherald.com/h?article=4877a20c 

Green Bay, USA: Delta Air Lines Flight to Minneapolis makes Emergency Landing, Bird Strike Blamed 

http://www.startribune.com/delta-air-lines-flight-makes-emergency-landing-in-green-bay/306338011/ 

Austin, USA: Two Planes make Emergency Landings at Austin Straubel Friday

http://wbay.com/2015/06/05/delta-plane-strikes-bird-after-takeoff-at-austin-straubel/ 

Rome, Italy: Alitalia A319 Bird Strike During Initial Climb

http://avherald.com/h?article=48759dd8 

San Leandro, USA: Falconer Wards off Seagulls from Transfer Station

http://www.insidebayarea.com/breaking-news/ci_28230268/san-leandro-falconer-wards-off-seagulls-from-transfer 

May 2015

Omaha, USA: Protecting Birds - Companies Turn Off Lights, Lower Window Shades During Peak Migration Periods

http://www.omaha.com/money/protecting-birds-companies-turn-off-lights-lower-window-shades-during/article_a4d2840d-f25d-5d54-b1f9-877c3c71d110.html 

Pittsburgh, USA: Birds are Powerful Enough to Bring Down an Entire Plane ... So What Can be Done?

http://www.wpxi.com/news/news/local/birds-are-powerful-enough-bring-down-entire-plane-/nmLkD/ 

Jakarta, Indonesia: Airport Operator Angkasa Pura II Seeks to Improve Bird-Strike Management

http://thejakartaglobe.beritasatu.com/news/airport-operator-angkasa-pura-ii-seeks-improve-bird-strike-management/ 

Russia: MC-21 Vertical Fin Heads for Bird-Strike Testing

http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/mc-21-vertical-fin-heads-for-bird-strike-testing-412642/ 

India: Bird Strikes Almost Double in Four Years, DGCA Data

http://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/bird-strikes-almost-double-in-4-years-dgca-data/article1-1348565.aspx 

India: Machine to Help MIAL Stop Bird Hits

http://www.mumbaimirror.com/mumbai/others/Machine-to-help-MIAL-stop-bird-hits/articleshow/47334207.cms 

Jacksonville, USA: Keep Pilots, Aircraft Safe...Don't Feed the Wildlife

http://www.camplejeuneglobe.com/news/keep-pilots-aircraft-safe-don-t-feed-the-wildlife/article_6082e962-e924-11e4-939f-a78b01cb9a55.html  

Los Angeles, USA: American Airlines Flight Returns to LAX After Possible Bird Strike

http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-ln-american-airlines-flight-lax-bird-strike-20150514-story.html 

Traverse City, USA: Special Report - Avoiding Bird Strikes

http://www.9and10news.com/story/29065612/special-report-avoiding-bird-strikes 

Scotland: Drones Plan to Cut Aircraft Bird Strikes

http://www.scotsman.com/news/transport/drones-plan-to-cut-aircraft-bird-strikes-1-3771513 

Singapore: Pratt & Whitney Happy with PW1000G's Bird-Strike Performance

http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/pampw-happy-with-pw1000gs-bird-strike-performance-411467/ 

Phuket, Thailand: Airport Steps up Bird Strike Precautions

http://www.thephuketnews.com/phuket-airport-steps-up-bird-strike-precautions-52289.php 

Manchester, UK: Thomas Cook Loses Landmark Bird-Strike Court Battle Over Family's Delayed Flight

http://www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk/news/greater-manchester-news/thomas-cook-loses-landmark-bird-strike-9204092 

Crestview, USA: Airplane-Deer Collisions Might Prompt Shoot-to-Kill Order

http://www.nwfdailynews.com/local/airplane-deer-collisions-might-prompt-shoot-to-kill-order-1.474495 

Nevsehir, Turkey: Turkish Airlines Plane Suffers Huge Bird Damage to Nose, Wings During Landing

http://rt.com/news/255961-turkish-airlines-plane-bird/ 

Genoa, Italy: Vueling A320 Bird Strike at Genoa

http://avherald.com/h?article=485c8173 

Los Angeles, USA: Bird Strike will not Affect A320neo Timeline

http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/bird-strike-will-not-affect-a320neo-timeline-says-airbus 

UK: Bird Strike Cases on the Rise, Swansea University Expert Warns

http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-wales-32539351 

New York, USA: Bird Strike Causes Emergency Landing at LaGuardia Airport

http://nypost.com/2015/04/30/bird-strike-causes-emergency-landing-at-laguardia-airport/ 

Minneapolis, USA: Council Considers Bird-Safe Skyway Rules

http://www.startribune.com/minneapolis-council-considers-bird-safe-skyway-design-rules/303148141/ 

APRIL 2015

UK: Passengers Delayed by Bird Strikes can Claim Compensation, Judge Rules

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/travelnews/11571979/Passengers-delayed-by-bird-strikes-can-claim-compensation-judge-rules.html

Srinagar, India: Spice Jet Plane Lands Safely in Srinagar after Bird Strike

http://www.newkerala.com/news/2015/fullnews-50725.html

Macapá, Brazil: Four Vulture Strikes in 2014

http://g1.globo.com/ap/amapa/noticia/2015/04/macapa-registrou-quatro-colisoes-de-urubus-com-avioes-em-2014.html

Norfolk, USA: Trees Around Norfolk International Airport to be Cut Down

http://wavy.com/2015/04/27/trees-around-norfolk-international-airport-to-be-cut-down/

Stavanger, Norway: B738 Bird Strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=485596f1

St Clair County, USA: Netting Keeps Birds Away from Flightline

https://www.dvidshub.net/news/160943/netting-keeps-birds-away-flightline-aircraft#.VUd3K_lVikp

Camp Lejeune, USA: Keep Pilots and Aircraft Safe, Don't Feed the Wildlife

http://www.camplejeuneglobe.com/news/keep-pilots-aircraft-safe-don-t-feed-the-wildlife/article_6082e962-e924-11e4-939f-a78b01cb9a55.html

Goldsboro, USA: Grounding Birds Keeps Aircraft Airborne

https://www.dvidshub.net/news/160713/grounding-birds-keeps-aircraft-airborne#.VUd3HflVikp

Christchurch, New Zealand: Bird Buildup Worries Christchurch Airport

http://www.stuff.co.nz/business/industries/67933709/bird-buildup-worries-christchurch-airport.html

New Delhi, India: Rs250 Tender for Bird Detection Radars Scrapped

http://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/rs-250-crore-tender-for-bird-detection-radars-scrapped/article1-1339325.aspx

Blue Lights Could Prevent Bird Strikes

http://news.sciencemag.org/plants-animals/2015/04/blue-lights-could-prevent-bird-strikes

Newark, USA: Wolverine Tranquilised at Newark Airport after Chewing Through Metal Cage

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2015-04-16/wolverine-tranquilised-at-us-airport-after-chewing-through-cage/6398302

Regina, Canada: Bird Strikes Reported at Regina Airport

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/saskatchewan/bird-strikes-reported-at-regina-airport-1.3035552

Wilmington, USA: Training Helps ILM Guard Against Wildlife Hazards

http://www.wilmingtonbiz.com/more_news/2015/04/15/training_helps_ilm_guard_against_wildlife_hazards/13168

Louisville, USA: Flight Delayed, There's a Coyote on the Runway

https://www.sciencenews.org/blog/wild-things/flight-delayed-there%E2%80%99s-coyote-runway

USA: The Birds (and Deer) Behind Thousands of Airplane Emergencies

http://www.vocativ.com/culture/science/bird-strikes-airplane-faa-database/

Des Moines, USA: UPS Plane Reports Bird Strike Near Des Moines Airport

http://www.kcci.com/news/ups-plane-reports-bird-strike-near-des-moines-airport/32282990

Seattle, USA: Bird Strike Sends Alaska Airlines Flight Back to Seattle

http://www.seattletimes.com/seattle-news/alaska-airlines-flight-returns-to-sea-tac-after-bird-strike/

San Antonia, USA: Bird Strikes at JBSA Threaten Pilot and Community Safety

http://www.twcnews.com/tx/san-antonio/news/2015/04/8/bird-strikes-at-jbsa-threaten-pilot---community-safety.html

Inverness, Scotland: Two Aircraft Spark Separate Emergencies at Inverness

http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-scotland-highlands-islands-32202041

Seoul, Korea: Bird Strike Delays Korean Air Flight

http://english.yonhapnews.co.kr/news/2015/04/05/0200000000AEN20150405003400320.html

Washington, USA: NTSB Report - No Evidence of Bird Strike, Plane Flying 'Abnormally Slow' Before Crash

http://wtvr.com/2015/04/02/ryan-mccall-plane-crash-ntsb-report/

Inverness, Scotland: Emergency Declared after Bird Strike Forces Mail Freighter Plan to Turn Around

http://www.dailyrecord.co.uk/news/scottish-news/emergency-declared-after-bird-strike-5451787

San Antonia, USA: Birds Strike Aircraft at Randolph

http://www.news4sanantonio.com/news/features/top-stories/stories/Birds-strike-aircraft-at-Randolph-110030.shtml

Trenton, Canada: Bird Controllers

http://www.intelligencer.ca/2015/03/31/bird-controllers

MARCH 2015

Baltimore, USA: Bird Strike Forces Emergency Landing at BWI Airport

http://www.myfoxdc.com/story/28644140/bird-strikes-windshield-of-a-plane-from-bwi-to-phoenix

San Antonio, USA: Bird Strike at JBSA-Randolph Could be a Forewarning of Economic Troubles Ahead

http://www.bizjournals.com/sanantonio/news/2015/03/26/bird-strike-hazard-at-jbsa-randolph-could-be-a.html

Chennai, India: Two Bird Hits a Month at Chennai Airport

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chennai/Not-so-safe-2-bird-hits-a-month-at-Chennai-airport/articleshow/46683281.cms

Dallas, USA: Dallas Police Chopper Lands Safely after Bird Strike

http://www.wfaa.com/story/news/local/dallas-county/2015/03/23/dallas-police-chopper-lands-safely-after-bird-strike/70360206/

Why Do Birds Keep Crashing into Planes?

http://theweek.com/articles/531533/why-birds-keep-crashing-into-planes

Kathmandu, Nepal: Thai Air Jet Suffers Bird Hit While Landing

http://www.ekantipur.com/2015/03/22/top-story/thai-air-jet-suffers-bird-hit-while-landing/403136.html

Beirut, Lebanon: Lufthansa A321 Strikes Bird, Damages Engine

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/travel/travel_news/article-3003881/Lufthansa-plane-emergency-landing-hitting-birds-Mediterranean-Sea.html

Ribble Estuary, UK: Seagull Cull Blocked by Court of Appeal

http://m.bbc.com/news/uk-england-lancashire-31971306

New York, USA: Bird Strike Forces American Airlines Flight 1320 to Return to JKF

http://www.virtual-strategy.com/2015/03/18/bird-strike-forces-american-airlines-fight-1320-return-jfk#axzz3UqrbAnII

Bempton Cliffs, UK: Bird Strike on Rescue Helicopter and Lifeboat Capsizes in Missing Woman Search

http://www.hulldailymail.co.uk/Bird-strike-rescue-helicopter-lifeboat-capsizes/story-26188854-detail/story.html

New York, USA: Plane Makes Emergency Landing after Bird Strike

http://www.myfoxny.com/story/28538977/plane-makes-emergency-landing-after-bird-strike

USA: Bird Strike Hazards and Avoidance

http://pt.slideshare.net/pankajmathur378/bird-strikes-hazards-and-avoidance

USA: Bird Strike SNAFU

http://www.aviationtoday.com/the-checklist/Bird-Strike-SNAFU_84247.html#.VS_bePnF-gV

New Delhi, India: DGCA Comes Across 39 Safety Norms Violation Cases This Year

http://articles.economictimes.indiatimes.com/2015-03-09/news/59931557_1_dgca-air-india-civil-aviation-mahesh-sharma

London, UK: Urban Wildlife - When Animals Go Wild in the City

http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2015/mar/08/urban-wildlife-animals-in-city?CMP=share_btn_fb

Southport, UK: Seagull Cull Battle Goes to Appeal Court

http://www.champnews.com/newsstory.aspx?story=3063226

Israel: The Natural Aerial Threats at a Crossroads Over Israel

http://www.flightglobal.com/blogs/ariel-view/2015/03/natural-aerial-threats-crossroad-israel/

Paraburdoo, Australia: F100 Bird Strike During Climb Causes 5.5hr Delay

http://avherald.com/h?article=482a015d

USA: Ask the Captain - Birds, Balloons and Drones

http://www.usatoday.com/story/travel/columnist/cox/2015/03/01/bird-strikes/24114235/

Oakland, USA: Bird Strike Forces Hawaii Bound Flight to Land in Oakland

http://wn.ktvu.com/story/28234152/bird-strike-forces-hawaii-bound-plane-to-land-in-oakland

Vacaville, USA: Bird Strike Forces CALSTAR Helicopter to Land in Parking Lot

http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2015/02/26/bird-strike-forces-calstar-helicopter-to-land-in-vacaville-parking-lot/

Hurlburt Field, USA: Sheep Dog Herds Birds Along Flightline

http://www.nwfdailynews.com/military/hurlburt/sheep-dog-herds-birds-along-flightline-1.443767

Full Sutton, UK: Investigation to Piper PA-28-140 Cherokee G-COLH

https://www.gov.uk/aaib-reports/aaib-investigation-to-piper-pa-28-140-cherokee-g-colh

FEBRUARY 2015

Moscow, Russia: Russian court says birds attracted to landfill threaten air safety

http://www.themoscowtimes.com/news/article/russian-court-says-birds-attracted-to-landfill-site-threaten-air-safety/516579.html

Barcelona, Spain: Dublin-bound Ryanair flight diverted after bird strike

http://www.irishtimes.com/news/ireland/irish-news/dublin-bound-ryanair-flight-diverted-after-bird-strike-1.2118406

San Franciso, USA: Bird strike forces CALSTAR helicopter to land in Vacaville parking lot

http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2015/02/26/bird-strike-forces-calstar-helicopter-to-land-in-vacaville-parking-lot/

Lahore, Pakistan: PIA B772 bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=48208216

Wickford, UK: Bird blamed for latest rail disruption

http://www.echo-news.co.uk/news/11806243.Bird_blamed_for_latest_rail_disruption/

Conway, USA: Deer and ducks present challenges at Conway's Cantrell Field

http://www.arkansasbusiness.com/article/103515/deer-ducks-present-challenges-at-conways-cantrell-field

PAPER: Research on bird strike simulation of composite leading edge, Guo et al 2012

http://www.freepapers.ir/PDF/10.1016-j.aasri.2012.11.107.pdf?hash=cfxa5W6J9mgcBtKbJOUTtQ

Lydd, UK: Airport flights at risk of bird strike, warns action group

http://www.folkestoneherald.co.uk/Lydd-Airport-flights-risk-bird-strike-warns/story-26032475-detail/story.html

Minneapolis, USA: New bird strike risk identified from Minnesota Vikings stadium

http://fansided.com/2015/02/14/new-bird-risk-identified-minnesota-vikings-stadium/

Jakkur, India: Air show - bird strike fears rise as pigeon number soar

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/459271/air-show-bird-strike-fears.html

Los Angeles, USA: Power restored at LAX baggage terminals after bird hits powerline

http://www.myfoxla.com/story/28103751/bird-strike-on-power-lines-knocks-out-power-to-lax-baggage-terminals

Hervey Bay, Australia: Councillor says bats are a concern after plane is grounded

http://www.frasercoastchronicle.com.au/news/for-fox-sake/2543678/

Full Sutton, UK: Teen pilot overturned plane after bird strike at Full Sutton Airfield

http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-humber-31439232

Mazatlan, Mexico: Aeromexico E190 strikes bird during climb

http://www.aeroinside.com/item/5247/aeromexico-connect-e190-at-mazatlan-on-jan-25th-2015-could-not-fully-retract-gear-due-to-bird-strike-rnl

São Luis, Brazil: Azul E195 strikes a vulture on departure

http://www.aeroinside.com/item/5273/azul-e195-at-sao-luis-on-jan-30th-2015-bird-strike-rnl

Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar: Costly encounter with a bird

http://www.ttrweekly.com/site/2015/02/costly-encounter-with-a-bird/

Taiwan: Plane crash - what went wrong on flight GE235

http://news.sky.com/story/1421802/plane-crash-what-went-wrong-on-flight-ge235

Manchester, UK: Planes at Manchester Airport involved in more than 50 bird strikes last year

http://www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk/news/greater-manchester-news/planes-manchester-airport-involved-more-8599402

Mumbai, India: Sixty-seven suspected bird strikes at airport last year, shows DGCA data

http://indianexpress.com/article/cities/mumbai/67-suspected-bird-strikes-at-airport-last-year-shows-dgca-data/

REPORT: ACRP Report 125 - Balancing Airport Stormwater and Bird Hazard Management

http://onlinepubs.trb.org/onlinepubs/acrp/acrp_rpt_125.pdf

Naypyidaw, Myanmar: Golden Myanmar A320 bird strike

http://www.aeroinside.com/item/5276/golden-myanmar-a320-at-naypyidaw-on-jan-30th-2015-bird-strike-rnl

Odisha, India: Laser guns to keep birds at bay in Odisha's lone airport 

http://odishasuntimes.com/111656/laser-guns-keep-birds-bay-odishas-lone-airport/

BASH not getting much better

http://www.arabnews.com/columns/news/698101

Panama: Bird causes plane to make emergency landing

 http://www.prensa.com/in_english/Rio-Hato-emergency-landing_21_4145045457.html

 Orlando: Bird strike dangers at Orlando International

http://www.wftv.com/news/news/local/9-investigates-bird-strikes-growing-concern-oia/nj4m5/

 JANUARY 2015

USA: Smaller drones aren't a major threat to aircraft - a little birdie told me so

http://spectrum.ieee.org/automaton/robotics/aerial-robots/smaller-drones-arent-major-threat-to-aircraft

Kemah, USA: Coast Guard crew recalls bird strike that caused emergency landing in Kemah

http://abc13.com/news/coast-guard-crew-recalls-bird-strike-that-caused-emergency-landing/488929/

Paraná, Brazil: Helicopter crashes after striking a vulture, passenger and pilot killed (Language: Portuguese)

http://www.bonde.com.br/?id_bonde=1-3--441-20150113

Vancouver, Canada: Airport dogs at YVR

http://globalnews.ca/video/1781813/squires-take-airport-dogs

Pittsburgh, USA: Endangered short-eared owls flock to Pittsburgh International Airport

http://triblive.com/news/allegheny/7562966-74/owls-airport-birds#axzz3PM0aKeXi

Delaware, USA: Dogs keep Dover base from running 'a-fowl'

http://delaware.newszap.com/centraldelaware/137721-70/dogs-keeps-dover-base-planes-from-running-a-fowl

Westchester County, USA: Airport drone spottings lead to call for tighter rules

http://www.lohud.com/story/news/local/2015/01/16/airport-drone-spottings-lead-call-tighter-rules/21881209/

Sacramento, USA: It's bird strike season again at Sacramento International Airport

http://www.sacbee.com/news/local/article6735228.html

USA: BBC documentary - Miracle of the Hudson

http://hudson.airlive.net/

USA: Study - birds bad a gauging the speed of objects

http://www.toledoblade.com/local/2015/01/11/Study-Birds-bad-at-gauging-speed-of-objects.html#8x3h6GXdJY06guWK.01

Los Angeles, USA: Aggressive falcon takes down a glider after it flies too close to its nest

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2909754/Bird-strike-Aggressive-falcon-takes-glider-flies-close-nest.html

Merimbula, Australia: Bird strike damages propeller on Rex flight

http://www.merimbulanewsonline.com.au/story/2814297/bird-strike-damages-propeller-on-rex-flight-to-merimbula/

Sacramento, USA: Bird strike forces plane to land

http://www.kcra.com/news/local-news/news-sacramento/inflight-emergency-forces-plane-to-land-at-sac-intl-airport/30612992

Manila, Philippines: Bird strike forces Cebu Pacific plane to return to airport

http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/663491/bird-strike-forces-cebu-pacific-plane-to-return-to-airport 

Dallas/Fort Worth: Plane strikes birds, 14 flights delayed at DFW airport

http://www.wfaa.com/story/news/local/2015/01/07/plane-strikes-birds-14-flights-delayed-at-dfw-airport/21425145/

Tokyo, Japan: Haneda's 1 billion yen bird strike prevention system a failure

http://the-japan-news.com/news/article/0001837308

USA: Why birds crash into planes

http://news.sciencemag.org/biology/2015/01/why-birds-crash-planes

USA: Why birds keep crashing into cars and planes

http://www.vocativ.com/culture/science/birdstrikes-aircrashes-birds-air-disasters/

Honolulu, USA: Bird scarers at Hawaii airport help prevent catastrophe

http://www.cbsnews.com/news/bird-scarers-at-hawaii-airport-help-prevent-catastrophe/

India: Civil aviation committee to control bird strikes fails to meet for three years

http://www.business-standard.com/article/current-affairs/committee-to-control-bird-strikes-at-airports-fails-to-meet-for-three-years-115010500644_1.html

Louisville, USA: Plane-wildlife collisions common in Louisville

http://www.courier-journal.com/story/money/2015/01/02/faa-report-shows-louisville-records-plane-wildlife-collisions-twice-week/21194013/

Windsor, Canada: Airport-loving Snowy Owls trigger trapping response

http://blogs.windsorstar.com/news/airport-loving-snowy-owls-trigger-trapping-response

USA: FAA Q&A on plane-wildlife collisions

http://www.courier-journal.com/story/news/local/2015/01/02/faa-report-offers-questions-answers-bird-plane-collisions/21194089/

Cairns, Australia: Tiger Airways flight forced to make an unscheduled landing

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2892005/Tiger-Airways-flight-forced-make-emergency-landing-hit-BIRD.html

DECEMBER 2014

Kathmandu, Nepal: Jet Airways Aircraft makes Emergency Landing at TIA

http://www.ekantipur.com/2014/12/29/top-story/jet-airways-aircraft-catches-fire-after-bird-strike/399668.html

Tampa, USA: Airport Works to Limit Danger Caused by Bird Strikes

http://tbo.com/news/business/tampa-airport-works-to-limit-danger-caused-by-bird-strikes-20141228/

Abuja, Nigeria: Arik Makes Reurn after Bird Strike

http://www.thisdaylive.com/articles/arik-makes-air-return-after-bird-strike/197749/

Australia: Why Queensland Flights are all Flocked Up

http://www.couriermail.com.au/news/queensland/queensland-flights-all-flocked-up-due-to-fifo-workers-flying-foxes/story-fnn8dlfs-1227167992806?nk=f2ba081e67ccdc9949a29a437de4e8e8

Kathmandu, Nepal: Jet Airways Aircraft Catches Fire after Bird Strike

http://www.ekantipur.com.np/2014/12/29/top-story/jet-airways-aircraft-catches-fire-after-bird-strike/399668.html

Auckland, New Zealand: Auckland Airport Culls Black Swan Population

http://www.3news.co.nz/tvshows/campbelllive/auckland-airport-culls-black-swan-population-2013061219#axzz3Lut1nTgm

Report: Environmental Impacts of Airports - A Research on the Istanbul 3rd Airport

http://www.isem2014.com/PastConferences/ISEM2014/ISEM2014/papers/A3-ISEM2014ID128.pdf

Report: Comprehensive Bird Strike Simulation Approach for Aircraft Structure Certification

http://www.cyient.com/fileadmin/cyient.com/media/downloads/white-papers/141128-WP-Aero-Bird-Strike-Sim-EN.pdf

Journal Paper: Finite-Element Assessment of Damage to an Aircraft Windshield Incurred by High-Speed Multiple Bird Strikes

http://www.dl.begellhouse.com/journals/36ff4a142dec9609,11e23ce271b9a383,371b4fb466424cda.html

Manchester, UK: Eight Aircraft Struck by Birds at Greater Manchester Airports over 12 Months

http://www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk/news/greater-manchester-news/eight-aircraft-struck-birds-greater-8340588

Washington, USA: Thousands of Animals Removed from DC Area Airports

http://www.nbcwashington.com/news/local/Thousands-of-Animals-Removed-From-DC-Area-Airports-286630411.html

USA: Industry Proposes a 'Mirco Drone' Rule as Regulatory Deadline Looms

http://www.forbes.com/sites/gregorymcneal/2014/12/22/industry-proposes-a-micro-drone-rule-as-regulatory-deadline-looms/

Jackson, USA: County Finds Land Use Rules Around Airport Conflict

http://www.jhnewsandguide.com/news/environmental/county-finds-land-use-rules-around-airport-conflict/article_dd390019-e009-51e5-8fc0-d5c86b8b3169.html

Australia: Wildlife Report Focuses on Bird Strikes

http://www.ainonline.com/aviation-news/business-aviation/2014-12-15/australian-wildlife-report-focuses-bird-strikes

Yangon, Myanmar: Flight Forced to Land after Bird Strike

http://www.shanghaidaily.com/article/article_xinhua.aspx?id=258556

USA: Near Misses Between and Drones and Airliners on the Rise

http://natmonitor.com/2014/12/12/crowded-skies-near-misses-between-drones-and-airliners-on-the-rise/

Baltimore, USA: Southwest Airlines Declares Emergency After Bird Strike

http://www.wbaltv.com/news/baltimorebound-flight-declares-emergency-after-bird-strike/30210382

Bermuda: Delta Aircraft in Bird Strike

http://www.royalgazette.com/article/20141211/NEWS/141219937

Maryland, USA: NTSB Find No Evidence of Bird Strike in Phenom 100 Crash

http://www.flyingmag.com/technique/accidents/ntsb-no-evidence-bird-strike-phenom-100-crash

Maryland, USA: Private Jet Captain Speaks out about Maryland Plane Crash

http://www.christiannewswire.com/news/1052975226.html

Berlin, USA: Odd Jobs, Aviation Operations Specialist

http://www.wcax.com/story/27586829/odd-jobs-aviation-operations-specialist

Australia: Plan to Curb Queensland Airports Alarming Number of Animal Strikes

http://www.couriermail.com.au/news/queensland/radar-technology-brought-in-to-tackle-alarming-number-of-animal-strikes-at-queensland-airports/story-fnn8dlfs-1227151800163

Maryland, USA: Bird Strike Could Have Caused Plane Crash in Maryland

http://abcnews.go.com/GMA/video/bird-strike-caused-plane-crash-maryland-27466126

South Burlington, USA: It Was a Bird Strike, Not a Maintenance Issue 

http://www.wptz.com/news/airline-officials-maintenance-issue-to-blame-for-cracked-windshield/30078200

San Jose, Costa Rica: TACA A319 Bird Strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=47dc2da5

Baltimore, USA: Jet Lands Safely in Baltimore after Bird Strike

http://abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory/jet-lands-safely-baltimore-bird-strike-27578810

Israel: Black kite (Milvus migrans) penetrating the canopy of a trainer plane at 200 mph

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pl8QcZr08hA

NOVEMBER 2014

Abilene, USA: Bird Forces Medevac Chopper to Make Emergency Landing

http://www.firehouse.com/news/11771671/air-evac-lifeteam-chopper-makes-emergency-landing-after-bird-strike

Oakland, USA: Alaska Airlines Flight Sustains Bird Strike After Takeoff, Returns to Airport

http://q13fox.com/2014/11/14/alaska-air-oakland-to-seattle-flight-sustains-apparent-bird-strike-after-takeoff-returns-to-airport/

Aracaju, Brazil: TAM A320 Strikes Bird on Approach

http://avherald.com/h?article=47d2e4df

Jaipur, India: DGCA Team to Inspect Udaipur Airport Highly Vulnerable to Stray Animals/Birds

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/jaipur/DGCA-team-to-inspect-Udaipur-airport-highly-vulnerable-to-stray-animals-birds/articleshow/45129297.cms

Ahmedabad, India: Bird-hit Grounds Flight, Flyers Safe

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/ahmedabad/Bird-hit-grounds-flight-flyers-safe/articleshow/45116920.cms

Scotland: Blackout Which Left 3500 Homes Without Power Caused by Bird Strike

http://news.stv.tv/north/299268-blackout-which-left-3500-homes-without-power-caused-by-bird-strike/

India: Buffalo on Runway Triggers DGCA Alarm on 18 Airports

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Buffalo-on-runway-triggers-DGCA-alarm-on-18-airports/articleshow/45116245.cms

Merkel, USA: Bird Strikes Medical Helicopter in West Texas

http://www.chron.com/news/texas/article/Bird-strikes-medical-helicopter-in-West-Texas-5887131.php

Surat, India: Plane Hit a Stray Animal on Runway, SpiceJet Suspends Operation at Surat Airport

http://deshgujarat.com/2014/11/07/plane-hit-a-stray-animal-on-runway-spicejet-suspends-operation-at-surat-airport/

London, UK: A Swan on the Runway Delays More Than Twenty Aircraft

http://www.liveleak.com/view?i=813_1415149606&comments=1

Seattle, USA: Wayward Raptors Get New Start Away From SEA-TAC Airport

http://www.komonews.com/blogs/photography/280240302.html

Auckland, New Zealand: Some Fliers not Welcome at Auckland Airport

http://tvnz.co.nz/business-news/some-fliers-not-welcome-auckland-airport-6124566

Australia: Bird Brains May Help Drones Fly and Avoid Crashing

http://www.uq.edu.au/news/article/2014/11/bird-brains-may-help-drones-fly-and-avoid-crashing

Denver, USA: Denver Police Helicopter Lands in Wash Park after Bird Strike

http://www.denverpost.com/news/ci_26847019/denver-police-copter-lands-after-bird-strike

Coimbatore, India: Air Arabia Flight Suffers Bird Hit at Coimbatore Airport

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/coimbatore/Air-Arabia-flight-suffers-bird-hit-at-Coimbatore-airport/articleshow/44997210.cms

Olanthe, USA: Bird Strike Forces Emergency Landing at New Century Airport

http://www.kshb.com/news/region-kansas/olathe/bird-strike-forces-emergency-landing-at-new-century-airport

Los Angeles, USA: Bird Strike Forces Flight to Return to LAX

http://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/bird-strike-forces-flight-return-los-angeles-26571899

Pittston, USA: Airport Board Briefed on Shooting Bears

http://thetimes-tribune.com/news/airport-board-briefed-on-shooting-of-bears-1.1780494

OCTOBER 2014

Australia: Bird Strike Management in Australia

http://www.abc.net.au/catalyst/stories/4118170.htm

Cayman Islands: Airport Uses Sonic Blasts to Scare Off Birds

http://www.compasscayman.com/caycompass/2014/10/24/Airport-uses-sonic-blasts-to-scare-off-birds/

Coimbatore, India: City Airport to get more Zon Guns to Combat Bird Hits

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/coimbatore/City-airport-to-get-more-Zon-guns-to-combat-bird-hits/articleshow/44928860.cms

Australia: Birds, Bats and Bunnies are a Plane Nuisance for Pilots, Causing Mid-air Scares and Damage

http://www.heraldsun.com.au/news/birds-bats-and-bunnies-are-a-plane-nuisance-for-pilots-causing-midair-scares-and-damage/story-fnii5s3y-1227101501717

Sunshine Coast, Australia: It's the Million Dollar Question ... How High Can an Ibis Fly?

http://www.sunshinecoastdaily.com.au/news/its-a-bird-its-a-plane/2426131/

Newark, USA: Emergency Response Drill Held at Newark Airport

http://newjersey.news12.com/news/emergency-response-drill-held-at-newark-liberty-international-airport-1.9521581

Nakhon Si Thammarat, Thailand: AirAsia Plane Damaged After Bird Strike

http://www.bangkokpost.com/news/social/437985/airasia-plane-damaged-after-bird-strike

USA: FAA Rebuffs Congressmen on Bird Radar

http://www.nbcbayarea.com/investigations/FAA-Rebuffs-Congressmen-on-Bird-Radar-279510992.html

France: Airbus Files Patent to Prevent Bird Strikes

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/travel/travel_news/article-2790962/airbus-files-patent-prevent-bird-strikes-warning-sounds.html

USA: Wildlife Strikes and the Impact on Aviation

http://www.kstatecollegian.com/2014/10/13/wildlife-strikes-and-the-impact-on-aviation/

Massachusetts, USA: Hawk Attacks Drone

http://www.theguardian.com/world/video/2014/oct/10/hawk-attacks-drone-video

USA: Wildlife plus Airports Equals $187 million in Damaged Planes

http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/trafficandcommuting/wildlife-and-airports--187-million-in-damaged-planes/2014/10/10/e878d7de-39e1-11e4-9c9f-ebb47272e40e_story.html

Wuhan, China: Bird Strike with Xiamen B738 at Wuhan

http://avherald.com/h?article=47b7a2bf

Denver, USA: Frontier Flight from DIA to Minneapolis Aborted after Bird Strike

http://www.denverpost.com/news/ci_26694445/frontier-flight-from-dia-minneapolis-aborted-after-bird

Australia: Plane Bird Strikes Cost Local Airlines Tens of Thousands Dollars

http://www.ntnews.com.au/news/northern-territory/plane-bird-strikes-cost-local-airlines-tens-of-thousands-dollars/story-fnk0b1zt-1227085485845

USA: USDA Help Airports Nationwide Combat Bird Strikes

http://www.mytwintiers.com/story/d/story/faa-usda-help-airports-nationwide-combat-bird-stri/15345/kFjJNLGeNUybDvH0KaxDOw

Tanzania: Fastjet Hit by Unprecedented Number of Bird Strikes

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/newsbysector/transport/11147882/fastjet-hit-by-unprecedented-number-of-bird-strikes.html

New York, USA: Federal Judge Shoots Down Lawsuit to End Bird Shootings

http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/federal-judge-shoots-lawsuit-owl-bird-shootings-nyc-airports-article-1.1962866

USA: Bird Strike Fears Big Enough to Warrant Serious FAA Oversight

http://www.runwaygirlnetwork.com/2014/10/04/exclusive-faas-private-chat-airlines-vendors/

New York, USA: Jet Blue Plane Makes Emergency Landing at JFK Following Bird Strike

http://newyork.cbslocal.com/2014/10/04/jet-blue-plane-makes-emergency-landing-at-jfk-following-bird-strike/

New York, USA: Helicopter Makes Emergency Landing After Apparent Bird Strike

http://7online.com/travel/helicopter-makes-emergency-landing-after-apparent-bird-strike/335949/

USA: Planes are Striking More Birds, More Often

http://www.nbcbayarea.com/news/local/Planes-Are-Striking-More-Birds-More-Often-277926931.html

SEPTEMBER 2014

Southern Tier, USA: Airports Reduce Bird Strike Collisions

http://www.stargazette.com/story/news/local/2014/09/28/airport-birds-strikes-faa/15985279/

St. Louis, USA: Fear of Bird Strikes Factors into Effort to Solve Landfill Issues

http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/fear-of-bird-strikes-factors-into-effort-to-solve-landfill/article_0e3be008-3078-5d4a-a638-e3e032471944.html

Rochester, USA: Bird Hits Plane Windshield, Forces Landing

http://www.13wham.com/news/features/top-stories/stories/bird-hits-plane-windshield-forces-landing-16093.shtml

USA: How Bird Migrations Show Up Beautifully on Doppler Radar

http://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/how-doppler-radar-can-track-bird-migrations-180952834/?no-ist

Napa County, USA: Airport Receives Grant to Assess Wildlife Hazards

http://napavalleyregister.com/news/local/napa-airport-receives-grant-to-assess-wildlife-hazards/article_05d5b583-97a7-508c-818a-76797af06727.html

Sydney, Australia: Opera House Uses Giant Robot Bird to Harrass Seagulls

http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/sydney-opera-house-battle-starving-seagulls-giant-robot-bird-1466896

Australia: RAAF Unveil a Memorial Commemorating the Death of Two F-111 Pilots in 1977 due to a Bird Strike

http://www.defence.gov.au/news/raafnews/editions/4820/topstories/story08.htm 

Johannesburg, South Africa: Kulula B737-800 Bird Strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=47abffaa 

Lexington, UK: Entomology Research Hopes to Prevent Bird-Plane Collisions

http://news.ca.uky.edu/article/uk-entomology-research-hopes-prevent-bird-plane-collisions

Aviation Week: Airports Reducing Wildlife Strike Risks

http://m.aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/airports-reducing-wildlife-strike-risks

Pagadian, The Philippines: Bird Strike

http://www.abs-cbnnews.com/nation/metro-manila/09/23/14/bird-strike-defective-gear-plague-2-flights

PODCAST Aviation Week: Bird Strike - Things with Wings

http://m.aviationweek.com/blog/podcast-bird-strike

Kirmington, UK: Bird Strike Forces Apache Helicopter Gunship into Precautionary Landing at Humberside Airport

http://www.hulldailymail.co.uk/8216-Bird-strike-8217-forces-Apache-helicoper/story-22950195-detail/story.html

Baton Rouge, USA: Airport to get $1.7 million Federal Grant for Wildlife Strike Hazard Project

http://www.nola.com/politics/index.ssf/2014/09/baton_rouge_airport_to_get_17.html

Tokyo, Japan: Narita Trials Bird Strike Measures

http://www.insidejapantours.com/japan-news/3382/narita-trials-bird-strike-measures/

VIDEO: Turtles Crossing Airport Runways are Delaying Flights in the USA (Language: Portuguese)

http://g1.globo.com/jornal-hoje/videos/t/edicoes/v/tartarugas-atravessam-pista-de-pouso-e-atrasam-voos-em-aeroporto-nos-eua/3605790/

Fort Drum, USA: Vt. Air Guard F-16 Hits Bird

http://www.wcax.com/story/26520444/vt-air-guard-f-16-hits-bird-at-fort-drum

Cluj, Romania: Wizz A320 at Cluj suffers a Bird Strike on Departure

http://avherald.com/h?article=47a10c5d&opt=0

Zurich, Switzerland: Bird Strike Aborts Swiss Flight From Zurich to US

http://www.thelocal.ch/20140909/bird-strike-aborts-swiss-flight-to-us

Logan, USA: Delta Flight Returns to Logan After Birdstrike

http://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2014/09/08/delta-flight-returns-logan-after-birdstrike/MWk4UuMHcVz0NnAjK43qsO/story.html

Robotic Falcons and Eagles Mimic Predators to Keep Pests Away from Airports and Farms

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2743272/Is-bird-Is-plane-No-s-ROBIRD-Robotic-falcons-eagles-mimic-real-predators-pests-away-airports-farms.html

How Radar Could Prevent Aircraft Bird Strikes

http://www.businessinsider.com.au/how-radar-could-prevent-plane-bird-strikes-2014-9

New York, USA: Three Bird Strikes Reported at LaGuardia Airport

http://www.ny1.com/content/news/214872/port-authority--three-bird-strikes-reported-at-lga/

Chicago, USA: Airport's Incredibly Cute Lawn-Trimmers are Back on the Job

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/08/29/ohare-airport-goats-sheep-lawn_n_5737960.html?utm_hp_ref=travel&ir=Travel

Nakhon Si Thammarat, Thailand: Nok Air Hits Birds, Forcing Emergency Landing

http://www.bangkokpost.com/learning/easy/429740/nok-air-bird-air-hits-birds-forcing-emergency-landing

AUGUST 2014

Australia: Wildlife Strikes and DNA Sampling: A How-To Guide for the Aviation Industry

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_JV-pv6W9gw  

Australia: The Role of the Australian Museum in Bird Strike Managemenet in Australia

http://australianmuseum.net.au/bird-strike

USA: Bird Strike (Podcast) 

http://aviationweek.com/blog/podcast-bird-strike

USA: Airports Reducing Wildlife Strike Risks

http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/airports-reducing-wildlife-strike-risks

 FAA, wildlife experts pitching new bird strike risk metric

 http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/faa-wildlife-experts-pitching-new-bird-strike-risk-metric

 Brazil: Falconry, a Task Force to Prevent Bird Strikes with Aircraft (Language: Portuguese)

http://globotv.globo.com/globo-news/cidades-e-solucoes/t/ultimos-programas/v/cidades-e-solucoes-falcoaria-uma-forca-tarefa-para-evitar-choques-de-passaros-com-avioes/3592066/

Guernsey, UK: Flight Delays after Bird Strikes Aurigny Jet

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-guernsey-28918294

Belém, Brazil: TAM A320 at Belém Airport Strikes Bird on Final Approach

http://avherald.com/h?article=4793cd98&opt=0

San Antonio, USA: San Antonio Airport Takes Non-lethal Approach to Bird Removal

http://www.kens5.com/story/news/investigations/i-team/2014/08/22/san-antonio-airport-bird-abatement/14456149/

Houston, USA: Boston-bound Flight Returns to Houston after Bird Strike

http://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2014/08/21/united-airlines-flight-from-houston-boston-returns-airport-due-bird-strike/wOo0rIb7197WlgBwU4Q4lM/story.html

Istanbul, Turkey: Bird Strike with THY A321 at Istanbul

http://avherald.com/h?article=4790147a&opt=0 

London, UK: Mayday Issued after Bird Collided with Plane at Heathrow

http://www.getwestlondon.co.uk/news/local-news/mayday-issued-after-bird-collided-7632111

Atlantic City, USA: Atlantic City International Airport Lets Weeds Grow to Deter Birds, Aircraft Strikes

http://www.pressofatlanticcity.com/communities/eht/atlantic-city-international-airport-let-weeds-grow-to-deter-birds/article_191409c4-2581-11e4-9093-001a4bcf887a.html

Tobago: Birds Hit CAL Plane, Passengers Stranded

http://www.trinidadexpress.com/news/Birds-hit-CAL-plane--passengers-stranded-271332451.html

USA: FAA Wildlife Experts Pitching New Bird Strike Risk Metric

http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/faa-wildlife-experts-pitching-new-bird-strike-risk-metric

Atlanta, USA: Aviation Wildlife Leaders to Discuss Bird Strikes

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2014/aug/13/aviation-wildlife-leaders-to-discuss-bird-strikes/

Dayton, USA: Ohio Airport Bets Tall Grass Can Keep Planes Safe from Bird Strikes

http://www.foxnews.com/us/2014/08/12/ohio-airport-bets-tall-grass-can-keep-planes-safe-from-bird-strikes/

New York, USA: Airport Tests New Way to Avoid Deadly Bird Strikes

http://www.businessweek.com/ap/2014-08-12/airport-tests-new-way-to-avoid-deadly-bird-strikes

Blountville, USA: Number of Bird Strikes Spike at TCRA in 2013, None Reported so far in 2014

http://www.wjhl.com/story/26252562/number-of-bird-strikes-spike-at-tcra-in-2013-none-reported-so-far-in-2014

Greensboro, USA: Bird Strike Forces Plane into Emergency Landing at PTI

http://www.journalnow.com/news/local/bird-strike-forces-plane-into-emergency-landing-at-pti/article_332806ec-210a-11e4-b32f-0017a43b2370.html

San Juan, Puerto Rico: JetBlue says Evacuated Flight from Puerto Rico Experienced Bird Strike

http://7online.com/news/jetblue-says-flight-evacuated-in-puerto-rico-experienced-bird-strike-/250627/

Ahmedabad, India: Mumbai-bound Flight Suffers Bird Hit, Makes Emergency Landing

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/ahmedabad/Mumbai-bound-flight-suffers-bird-hit-makes-emergency-landing/articleshow/39947568.cms

USA: Raptor Drones will save Birds from Themselves

http://motherboard.vice.com/read/robot-raptor-drones-save-real-birds-from-harm

Phuket, Thailand: AirAsia Flight Forced to Land in Phuket, Suspected Bird Strike

 http://www.phuketgazette.net/phuket-news/AirAsia-flight-forced-land-Phuket-suspected-bird/32440

New Delhi, India: Soon, IAF, Navy Personnel May Tackle Bird Strikes

http://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/iaf-navy-to-tackle-bird-strikes/article1-1248289.aspx

The Netherlands: Robotic Raptors to the Rescue

http://www.audubonmagazine.org/articles/birds/robotic-raptors-rescue

North Stow, UK: Bird Strike may have caused Brandon Motorcyclist to Crash into Van

http://www.edp24.co.uk/news/bird_strike_may_have_caused_brandon_motorcyclist_to_crash_into_van_inquest_told_1_3707093

JULY 2014

Vinh, Vietnam: Jetstar Pacific Cancels Flight after Bird Strike

http://www.thanhniennews.com/society/jestar-pacific-cancels-flight-after-bird-strike-28886.html

Phoenix, USA: Fewer Bird STrikes at Sky Harbour Airport

http://kjzz.org/content/38192/fewer-bird-strikes-sky-harbor-airport

Farnborough, UK: Red Arrow Suffers Third Bird Strike in Two Weeks

http://www.lincolnshireecho.co.uk/Red-Arrows-suffer-bird-strike-weeks-reports-say/story-21657860-detail/story.html

Houston, USA: Hundreds of Birds Poisoned and Killed at Bush Airport

http://www.khou.com/news/investigative/Hundreds-of-birds-poisoned-and-killed-at-Bush-Airport-267258691.html

Southhampton, UK: Bird Control Lasers Debut at UK's Southhampton

http://www.airtrafficmanagement.net/2014/07/bird-control-lasers-debut-at-uks-southampton/

USA: FAA Continues Wildlife Strike Reporting Outreach for GA Airports

http://www.aviationnews.net/?do=headline&news_ID=234291

USA: Attrition-And Then There Were Two

http://www.strategypage.com/htmw/htatrit/articles/20140715.aspx

London, UK: Bird Strike Risk Could Sink 'Boris Island'

http://www.getwestlondon.co.uk/news/local-news/bird-strike-risk-could-sink-7408957

Swansea, UK: Geese Strike Forces Pilot to Crash-Land

http://www.southwales-eveningpost.co.uk/Geese-strike-forces-pilot-crash-land-near-Swansea/story-21450049-detail/story.html

Farnborough, UK: Second Red Arrows Bird Strike in Less Than a Week

http://www.lincolnshireecho.co.uk/Second-Red-Arrows-bird-strike-week/story-21348962-detail/story.html

UK: Airports Comission Sink Borris Johnson's Estuary Airport Plans

http://www.politics.co.uk/news/2014/07/08/airports-commission-sink-boris-johnson-s-estuary-airport-pla

Norfolk, UK: Inquiry Finds Bird Strike Downed US Helicopter

http://www.rte.ie/news/2014/0709/629543-us-helicopter-norfolk/

Pensacola Beach, USA: Blue Angels 'Fat Albert' out of Airshow due to a Bird Strike 

http://www.pnj.com/story/news/2014/07/07/blue-angels-fat-albert-air-show/12317869/

Stuttgart, Germany: Condor B753 Strikes Bird on Departure

http://avherald.com/h?article=476f73ce&opt=0

Norwich, UK: Mainline Reopens After Pigeon Strike Causes Train Fault 

http://www.edp24.co.uk/news/update_mainline_between_norwich_and_diss_reopens_after_pigeon_strike_causes_train_fault_1_3672258

Texas, USA: At D/FW Airport, Wildlife Biologists Strikes Before Birds Can

http://keranews.org/post/dfw-airport-wildlife-biologist-strikes-birds-can

Waddington, UK: Red Arrows Hawk Grounded After Bird Strike

http://www.lincolnshireecho.co.uk/Red-Arrows-Hawk-grounded-bird-strike-damage-RAF/story-21338241-detail/story.html

Mossy Point, Australia: Bird Strike Could Have Caused Deadly Plane Crash

http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/news/nsw/bird-strike-could-have-caused-deadly-plane-crash/story-fni0cx12-1226979790275?nk=7e2721f64a45dfb4d2eced98480b9eb7

Norfolk, UK: Geese Caused Fatal US Air Force Helicopter Crash

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/jul/09/geese-cause-us-air-force-helicopter-fatal-crash-norfolk-report

USA: United is Using its Planes to Track Butterflies and Birds From Above

http://www.gizmodo.com.au/2014/07/united-is-using-its-planes-to-track-butterflies-and-birds-from-above/

Basel, Switzerland: Easyjet Stork Strike druring Climb

http://avherald.com/h?article=476c67ea&opt=0

Auckland, New Zealand: Bird Strike Closes Auckland Airport's Runway

http://www.stuff.co.nz/travel/travel-troubles/10227569/Bird-strike-closes-Auckland-Airports-runway

JUNE 2014

Kathmandu, Nepal: MA60 Grounded After Bird Hit in Biratnagar

http://www.myrepublica.com/portal/index.php?action=news_details&news_id=78039

Coimbatore, India: Chennai Flight Grounded After 'Bird-hit'

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Chennai-Flight-Grounded-After-Bird-hit/2014/06/24/article2296876.ece

Orlando, USA: Birdstrike Knocks Out Airplane Windshield

http://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/birdstrike-knocks-out-airplane-windshield-n136936

Tampa, USA: Southwest Plane Turns Back After Bird Strike

http://www.today.com/video/today/55451242#55451242

Manchester, UK: Jet Grounded After Bird Flies into Engine on Landing

http://www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk/news/greater-manchester-news/strike-bird-flies-engine-jet-7288780

Tampa, USA: Plane Returns to TIA After Hitting Birds

http://tbo.com/news/crime/plane-returns-to-tia-after-hitting-birds-20140618/

Africa: Africa Loses $11 million to Bird Strike Annually

http://www.tribune.com.ng/business/tribune-business/item/8276-africa-loses-11-million-to-bird-strike-annually

Yarmouth, Canada: Aurora Crew Unhurt in Bird Strike on Yarmouth Runway

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/nova-scotia/aurora-crew-unhurt-in-bird-strike-on-yarmouth-runway-1.2675840

RAF Fairford, UK: B-2 Stealth Bomber Suffers Bird Strike While Landing

http://theaviationist.com/2014/06/13/birdstrike-b-2-aar-over-uk/

Barksdale AFB, USA: Wildlife Biologist Keeps Aircrew, Animals Safe

http://www.barksdale.af.mil/news/story.asp?id=123414482

Population trends of resident and migratory Canada geese in relation to strikes with civil aircraft

http://www.berrymaninstitute.org/files/uploads/pdf/journal/spring2014/DolbeerEtAlSpring2014.pdf

 Nakhon Si Thammarat, Thailand: Birdstrike Grounds AirAsia Plane

http://bangkokpost.com/most-recent/414547/birdstrike-grounds-airasia-plane

Birmingham, United Kingdom: HS2 Will Cause Aeroplanes to be at Higher Risk of Crashes

http://www.expressandstar.com/news/2014/06/07/hs2-plane-crash-risk-flagged-up-by-airport/

RAF Benson, United Kingdom: Red Kites Stray into Airfield at Their Peril

http://www.henleystandard.co.uk/news/news.php?id=39826

Isle of Man, United Kingdom: TT Rider Strikes a Sea Gull at 170mph

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2152495/Bird-Strike-Isle-Man-TT-rider-ducks-cover-low-flying-sea-gull-collides-Superbike-blistering-170mph.html

Kenya: Africa Spends Sh1b on Bird Strike Control

http://www.standardmedia.co.ke/business/article/2000123426/africa-spends-sh1b-on-bird-strikes-control

MAY 2014

Kisumu, Kenya: Airports and Trash Dumps a Volatile Mix for Airlines

http://www.eturbonews.com/46342/airports-and-trash-dumps-volatile-mix-airlines

Ilsan, South Korea: LIG Nex1 to Show Advanced Robots

http://www.koreaherald.com/view.php?ud=20140527000962

Boston, USA: JetBlue Flight Hits Bird on Take-off From Logan

http://www.boston.com/news/local/massachusetts/2014/05/27/jetblue-flight-hits-bird-take-off-from-logan/ZJM38gSCxnqj0jF3Y773GJ/video.html

Video: Turkish Air Force Bird Strike

http://www.liveleak.com/view?i=201_1400973094

MacDill Air Force Base, USA: AFB Shares Secret Weapon to Prevent Bird Strikes

http://www.nbcnews.com/nightly-news/air-force-base-shares-secret-weapon-prevent-bird-strikes-n111296

Seattle, USA: Preventing Bird Strikes, Sea-Tac Airport Relocates Raptors

http://q13fox.com/2014/05/21/preventing-bird-strikes-sea-tac-airport-relocates-raptors/#axzz32vejwMNO

Taiyuan, China: Hainan Airlines Flight Forced to Land After Bird Strike

http://www.wantchinatimes.com/news-subclass-cnt.aspx?id=20140520000003&cid=1103

Rapid City, USA: Keeping Geese Out of Airport Flight Paths

http://bismarcktribune.com/news/opinion/keeping-geese-out-of-airport-flight-paths/article_5cb5270a-dfd9-11e3-bd2c-001a4bcf887a.html

BAE Systems Warton Aerodrome: Legal Challenge to Controversial Herring Gull Cull Dismissed by Judge

http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2014/may/21/legal-challenge-to-herring-gull-cull-dismissed

What Happens if a Drone Gets Sucked into a Passenger Jet Engine

http://qz.com/209090/what-happens-if-a-drone-gets-sucked-into-a-passenger-jet-engine/

Saudi Arabian Aviation Agency Orders DeTect MERLIN Aircraft Birdstrike Avoidance Radar System

http://www.digitaljournal.com/pr/1919419

Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic: Incident - Ural A320 at Karlovy Vary

http://avherald.com/h?article=47451095&opt=0

Sugar Land, USA: Bird Strike Causes Engine Fire, Plan to Return to Sugar Land Airport

http://www.click2houston.com/news/bird-strike-causes-engine-fire-plane-to-return-to-sugar-land-airport/25958388

Denmark, Copenhagen: Final report of collision between Cessna 500 and 4 Mute Swans (Cygnus olor), 22 Jan 2014

http://www.hclj.dk/~/media/Files/Havarikommissionen/Havarirapporter/Luftfart%202014/HCLJ510_2014_257.ashx

New York, USA: FAA Investigating LaGuardia Bird Strikes

http://www.amny.com/news/faa-investigating-laguardia-bird-strike-1.7952192

Austin, USA: One Pilot's Expereince with a Bird Strike

http://www.reporter-times.com/entertainment/parade/parade_living/one-pilot-s-experience-with-a-bird-strike/article_7099af4d-cc6b-5b87-855e-e2fd98d2c219.html

China: Monkeys Protect Air Base from Bird Strikes

http://www.livescience.com/45363-macaque-monkeys-air-base-bird-strikes.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+Livesciencecom+(LiveScience.com+Science+Headline+Feed)

USA: 'Miracle on the Hudson' Most Famous Jet Aircraft Bird Strike

http://www.enidnews.com/localnews/x1535589815/-Miracle-on-the-Hudson-most-famous-jet-aircraft-bird-strike

New York, USA: 1,600 Protected Birds Killed by JFK Airport Contractors in Five Years

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/05/01/jfk-birds-shot-protected-airport-port-authority_n_5246071.html?utm_hp_ref=green

 

APRIL 2014

USA: Editorial-Remove Geese Endangering Aircraft

http://rapidcityjournal.com/news/opinion/editorial-remove-geese-endangering-aircraft/article_48f66c9d-0f9f-5043-84e0-272ce8586d71.html

Minneapolis, USA: $100K Study to Count How Many Birds Fly Into Rebuilt Minnesota Bridge

http://www.thetribunepapers.com/2014/04/29/100k-study-to-count-how-many-birds-fly-into-rebuilt-minnesota-bridge/

Seattle, USA: Bird Strike Forces Plane to Return to Seattle Airport

http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/sns-rt-us-usa-airplane-bird-20140425,0,6484673.story

Minneapolis, USA :SkyWest Flight to Rapid City Grounded after Hitting a Bird

http://rapidcityjournal.com/news/delta-flight-to-rapid-city-grounded-after-hitting-bird/article_f8770185-d778-5cec-831a-8b99c6de5493.html

Goiânia, Brazil: Aircraft Strikes a Bird and Returns to Santa Genoveva Airport

http://www.opopular.com.br/editorias/cidades/avi%C3%A3o-colide-com-p%C3%A1ssaros-e-volta-para-o-aeroporto-de-goi%C3%A2nia-1.521240

USA: Scientists Use DNA Sequencing to Identify What's Attracting Birds to Airports

http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/39208/title/Air-Traffic/

Xiamen, China: Flight Forced to Make Emergency Landing After Hitting Birds

http://www.whatsonxiamen.com/news35527.html

Wichita Falls, USA: Leaders Warn of Pesky Egrets, July Bird Strike Brought Down Air Force Jet

http://www.greenfieldreporter.com/view/story/07852cd218b644209a00e5dd49c01a02/TX--Bothersome-Birds

Seldovia, Alaska: DOT Wants Seldovia 'Flight Risk' Turkeys Removed

http://homertribune.com/2014/04/dot-wants-seldovia-flight-risk-turkeys-removed/

Canada: Canadian Authorities Looking to Control Canada Geese Populations

http://www.vancouversun.com/technology/Canadian+authorities+call+population+controls+Canada+geese/9698073/story.html

Vancouver, Canada: Bird Strikes Plummet at Vancouver Airport

http://www.vancouversun.com/technology/Bird+strikes+plummet+Vancouver+airport/9702302/story.html

 

MARCH 2014

Westchester County, USA: Bird strike forces JetBlue plane to make emeregency landing at JFK Airport

http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/e-plane-emergency-landing-jfk-article-1.1737787

Attrition - Birds Versus Helicopters

http://www.strategypage.com/htmw/htatrit/articles/20140329.aspx

Nepal: Bird Strike Shatters Malaysia Jet's Windshields

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/03/23/world/asia/bird-strike-shatters-malaysia-jets-windshields.html?_r=0

Xiamen-bound plane forced to make emergency landing after hitting birds

http://www.whatsonxiamen.com/news35211.html

Port Authority animal killings in NJ have little effect on bird strikes, data reveals

http://www.nj.com/essex/index.ssf/2014/03/port_authority_animal_killings_in_nj_have_little_effect_on_birdstrikes_data_show.html

Malaysia Airlines fiight to Nepal hit by birds, passengers safe

http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/03/23/malaysia-airlines-nepal-idUSL4N0MK04X20140323

El Al B739 at Berlin on Mar 17th 2014, bird strikes into both engines

http://avherald.com/h?article=47194a85&opt=0

Wichita, USA: Wichita State Scientist Develops New Virtual Tests for Bird Strikes

http://www.kansas.com/2014/03/11/3339507/wichita-state-scientist-develops.html

Tampa, USA: Take-offs Thwarted by Fish and Skydiver Strikes

http://digitaljournal.com/news/odd+news/tampa-take-offs-thwarted-by-fish-skydiver-strikes/article/375357

Johannesburg, South Africa: B747 Lands at OR Tambo After Multiple Bird Strike

http://www.timeslive.co.za/local/2014/03/10/boeing-747-lands-at-or-tambo-after-multiple-bird-strike

Birds and Choppers Don't Mix 

http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/39334/title/Birds-and-Choppers-Don-t-Mix/

Fish Strike Interrupts Jet's Takeoff at MacDill

http://tbo.com/list/military-news/fish-strike-interrupts-jets-takeoff-at-macdill-20140304/

Drought adds to Bird Strike at LNAS

http://abclocal.go.com/kfsn/story?section=news/local&id=9454492

USA: Bird Strikes Problematic for Military Helicopters, Study Finds

http://www.livescience.com/43833-military-helicopters-bird-threat.html

 

FEBRUARY 2014

Dallas, USA: Love Field Still Looking for Bird Strike Solutions Months After FAA Warning

http://www.nbcdfw.com/news/local/Love-Field-Shttp://www.nbcdfw.com/news/local/Love-Field-Still-Looking-For-Bird-Strike-Solutions-Months-After-FAA-Warning-247364091.htmltill-Looking-For-Bird-Strike-Solutions-Months-After-FAA-Warning-247364091.html

Texstars Develops Bell 525 Birdstrike-resistant Windshield

http://www.ainonline.com/aviation-news/hai-convention-news/2014-02-25/texstars-develops-bell-525-birdstrike-resistant-windshield

Fort Myers, USA: Page Field Approach Becomes Emergency as Bird Strikes Aircraft

http://www.news-press.com/article/20140224/NEWS0110/302240024/Page-Field-approach-becomes-emergency-bird-strikes-aircraft?nclick_check=1

Offutt AFB, USA: $500K radar gives Offutt pilots better data in effort to avoid dangerous bird strikes

http://www.omaha.com/article/20140221/NEWS/140229805

Sydney, Australia: Bird strike delays flight

http://www.fijitimes.com/story.aspx?id=260225

Snohomish, USA: Bird Strikes aren't an issue here

http://south-everett.villagesoup.com/p/airport-bird-strikes-aren-t-an-issue-here/1114584

Chennai, India: Bird-hits on rise at Chennai airport, no tech in place to prevent them

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chennai/Bird-hits-on-rise-at-Chennai-airport-no-tech-in-place-to-prevent-them/articleshow/30297332.cms

Dhaka, Bangladesh: Custodian's Funny Safety Fight

http://www.thedailystar.net/custodians-funny-safety-fight-10958

Lajes Terceira Island (Azores), Portugal: TAP Flight Suffers Bird Strike

http://www.theportugalnews.com/news/tap-flight-suffers-bird-strike-in-azores/30606

Vancouver, Canada: Airports Use Creative Solutions to Avoid Bird Strikes

http://www.southdeltaleader.com/news/243586691.html

Thiruvananthapuram, India: Gulf Air Diverted After a Bird Strike

http://www.tradearabia.com/news/TTN_251098.html

 

JANUARY 2014

Athens, Greece: Air Malta Flight Involved in Bird Strike Accident

http://www.independent.com.mt/articles/2014-01-31/news/air-malta-flight-involved-in-bird-strike-accident-3833987072/

Incirlik Air Base, Turkey: Airman's Initiative Prevents Bird Strikes

http://www.military.com/daily-news/2014/01/29/airmans-initiative-prevents-bird-strikes.html?comp=1199436026997&rank=1

San Jose, USA: Bird Strike Temporarily Grounds Plane in San Jose

http://abclocal.go.com/kgo/story?section=news%2Flocal%2Fsouth_bay&id=9412057

East Haven, USA: Tweed Airport Constructing WIldlife Deterrent Fence

http://yaledailynews.com/crosscampus/2014/01/29/tweed-airport-constructing-wildlife-deterrent-fence/

USA: Live TV First to Successfully Complete New FAA Bird Strike Test for Radomes

http://www.avionics-intelligence.com/news/2014/01/28/livetv-first-to-successfully-complete-new-faa-bird-strike-test-for-radomes-on-top-of-aircraft-br-br.html

Invercargill, New Zealand: Bird Strike Grounds USA Plane

http://www.stuff.co.nz/southland-times/news/9658753/Bird-strike-grounds-USA-plane

Frankfurt, Germany: Air Malta Flight in Bird Strike Incident

http://www.independent.com.mt/articles/2014-01-19/news/air-malta-frankfurt-flight-in-bird-strike-incident-3725918209/

New York, USA: Survivors Mark Fifth Anniversary of the Miracle on the Hudson

http://www.wdam.com/story/24476404/survivors-mark-fifth-anniversary-of-the-miracle-on-the-hudson

Tupelo, USA: Local Airport has Program Targeting Birds and Animals

http://www.wtva.com/news/local/story/Local-airport-has-program-targeting-birds-and/QILSkozdYke3Xtdlq4vVlQ.cspx

18 January: Article in the Economist about Avian Radar

http://www.economist.com/news/science-and-technology/21594237-radar-stops-aircraft-colliding-each-other-it-should-be-used-stop-them

USA: Airplane Bird Strikes Soar

http://www.nbcnews.com/video/nightly-news/54081916/#54026554

USA: Cadets Test Sound-and-Light System to Deter Bird Strikes

http://www.airforcetimes.com/article/20140115/NEWS/301150011/Cadets-test-sound-light-system-deter-bird-strikes

Christchurch, New Zealand: 2000 Birds Culled to Protect Planes and Farms

http://www.stuff.co.nz/the-press/news/mid-canterbury-selwyn/9612800/2000-birds-culled-to-protect-planes-and-farms

Glennallen, Alaska: Wildlife on Roadway Result in Vehicle Strikes

http://alaska-native-news.com/rural/9918-wildlife-on-roadway-result-in-several-vehicle-strikes-this-week.html

Downers Grove, USA: Harrowing Cockpit Video Captures Cessna 210 Bird Strike

http://www.flyingmag.com/technique/accidents/harrowing-cockpit-video-captures-cessna-210-bird-strike

Bird Strike an Unlikely Cause of Cley Helicopter Crash 

http://www.lynnnews.co.uk/news/local/latest-local-news/bird-strike-an-unlikely-cause-of-cley-copter-crash-according-to-swaffham-squadron-leader-1-5799665

São Tomé, Portugal: White Flight Forced to Return Following Bird Strike

http://theportugalnews.com/news/white-flight-forced-to-return-to-sao-tome-following-bird-strike/30357

Vancouver, Canada: Bald Eagle Joins Vancouver Airport's Battle of the Birds

http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2014/01/10/vancouver-airport-geese-eagle_n_4575155.html

California, USA: Lemoore on Alert for Bird Strikes

http://www.fresnobee.com/2014/01/11/3709211/lemoore-on-alert-for-bird-strikes.html

6 January 2014. USAF Helicopter crash at Norfolk, UK

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2535501/BREAKING-NEWS-Four-people-believed-died-helicopter-crash-Norfolk.html

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/defence/10559744/Norfolk-helicopter-crash-bird-strike-probed-as-crew-named.html

http://warnewsupdates.blogspot.com/2014/01/did-bird-strike-cause-fatal-black-hawk.html

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/aviation/10557518/Helicopter-crash-four-killed-on-US-military-training-mission-in-north-Norfolk.html

 

Brazil

http://avherald.com/h?article=46d58311

Missouri

http://kplr11.com/2013/12/23/bird-strike-forces-plane-to-return-to-lambert/

http://www.upi.com/Top_News/US/2013/12/24/Southwest-flight-returns-to-airport-aboard-after-hitting-birds/UPI-96721387908162/

Thailand

http://phuketwan.com/tourism/phuket-flight-forced-turn-back-birds-strike-jet-engine-19462/

http://www.phuketgazette.net/phuket_news/2013/Bird-strike-forces-AirAsia-flight-back-to-Phuket-23126.html

Philippines

http://businessmirror.com.ph/index.php/en/news/regions/25098-bird-strike-damages-plane-s-turbine-blades-at-dipolog-airport

New Hampshire

http://www.concordmonitor.com/news/work/business/10008649-95/coast-guard-plane-returns-after-bird-strike-in-portsmouth

http://online.wsj.com/article/APcf3d81dd79a14933b4c2a7c458b0ef1a.html

http://www.boston.com/news/local/new-hampshire/2013/12/30/coast-guard-plane-returns-after-bird-strike/flr5wyEJaPxfuwps1mHSxJ/story.html

Norway

http://avherald.com/h?article=46dea5c8

Fiji

http://www.fbc.com.fj/fiji/16651/bird-strike-weather-affects-fiji-airways-on-time-performance

Colorado, USAF

http://swampland.time.com/2014/01/07/fledgling-fliers-fighting-feathered-foes/

http://www.usafa.af.mil/news/story.asp?id=123375361

Canada

http://www.thestar.com/news/canada/2014/01/03/arctic_snowy_owls_are_flocking_south.html

 

DECEMBER 2013

Portsmith, New Hampshire, USA: Coast Guard Plane Returns after Bird Strike

Boston.com, December 30th 2013

Dipolog City, Philippines: Bird Strike Damages Turbine Blades at Dipolog Airport

Business Mirror, December 29th 2013

Melbourne, Australia: Bird Strike Cause of Crack on Observation Wheel Pod Window

Herald Sun, December 29th 2013

Phuket, Thailand: Bird Strike Forces AirAsia Flight Back to Phuket

Phuket Gazette, December 28th 2013

http://phuketwan.com/tourism/phuket-flight-forced-turn-back-birds-strike-jet-engine-19462/

LiveLeak.com - Bird Strike Goose Crashes Through Airplane Windshield

http://www.liveleak.com/view?i=8e2_1389408183#LQyUxV4qgptkAQGO.03 

Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA: Cadet Research Seeks to End Costly Bird Strikes on Aircraft

USAF 24th December 2013

http://swampland.time.com/2014/01/07/fledgling-fliers-fighting-feathered-foes/

St Louis, Missouri, USA: Bird Strike Forces Plane to Return to Lambert

Fox2Now St Louis, 23rd December 2013 

http://kplr11.com/2013/12/23/bird-strike-forces-plane-to-return-to-lambert/

http://www.upi.com/Top_News/US/2013/12/24/Southwest-flight-returns-to-airport-aboard-after-hitting-birds/UPI-96721387908162/

Sao Luiz, Brazil:  Incident: Gol B738 at Sao Luiz on Dec 21st 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=46d58311

Stockton, California, USA: Bird "Ballet" over Port of Stockton

http://www.news10.net/video/default.aspx?bctid=2944448452001&odyssey=mod|tvideo|article

Stockton, California, USA: Bird Strike Forces Plane to Turn Back to Stockton

ABC News 10, 14th December 2013

http://www.recordnet.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20131217/A_NEWS/312170314

 New York, New York; Newark, New Jersey; USA: Homesick Owls Confusing Airports with Arctic Tundra

National Geographic Daily News, 12th December 2013

http://articles.latimes.com/2013/dec/10/nation/la-na-ny-snowy-owls-20131211

http://www.nj.com/news/index.ssf/2013/12/port_authority_to_relocate_snowy_owls_at_newark_airport.html

http://www.usatoday.com/story/todayinthesky/2013/12/10/port-authority-owls-struck-5-planes-at-ny-area-airports/3975763/

http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/snowy-owls-added-port-authority-kill-list-article-1.1541823#ixzz2n6f0oxN7

http://www.cnn.com/2013/12/10/us/snowy-owls-trapped-new-york-airports/

http://www.cbsnews.com/news/report-ny-port-authority-targeting-snowy-owls-at-jfk-airport/

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/10/nyregion/snowy-owls-to-be-trapped-instead-of-shot-at-new-york-area-airports.html?_r=0

http://www.aviationpros.com/news/11273560/snowy-owls-strike-five-planes-at-ny-area-airports

http://motherboard.vice.com/blog/lasers-fireworks-and-nets-how-to-keep-owls-out-of-jet-engines

http://www.newjerseynewsroom.com/science-updates/3-reasons-snowy-owls-a-problem-in-nj

 

Spokane, Washington, USA: Falcons Protect Against Bird Strikes at Fairchild

KHQ-Q6 News, 13th December 2013

 

Perth, Australia: Metabarcoding avian diets at airports: implications for birdstrike hazard management planning

http://www.investigativegenetics.com/content/4/1/27

 

Perth, Australia: 'Bird Strike' Research Suggests DNA Technique Can Help Stop Bird-Airplane Collisions

Physics Org, 12th December 2013

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/12/15/bird-strike-dna-birds-crashing-planes_n_4441422.html

http://news.sciencemag.org/biology/2013/12/scienceshot-how-keep-birds-crashing-planes?rss=1#!

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2013-12-13/bird-strike-feature/5156420?section=wa 

http://zeenews.india.com/news/science/dna-sequences-of-birds-poop-may-help-avoid-bird-strike_897178.html

 

Dover, Delaware, USA: Bird Hazard Program Aids Dover Base Aircraft Operations

Delaware Newszap, Dec 11th 2013

 

Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA: N.Y. airport might shoot snowy owls, but not MSP

http://www.startribune.com/blogs/235449441.html

 

Westchester, New York, USA: Snowy owls, new bane of airports, not issue in Westchester

http://www.lohud.com/article/20131211/NEWS/312110045/

 

Boston, Massachusetts, USA: Logan Airport leads the way on snowy owl issue

http://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2013/12/11/logan-airport-shows-way-snowy-owls-alight/hIwJb74URZaHhp6MIJKybL/story.html

http://www.nydailynews.com/news/national/boston-airport-takes-approach-snowy-owls-article-1.1541847

http://wgbhnews.org/post/logan-shows-ny-airports-snowy-owl-solution

http://thedemocraticdaily.com/2013/12/09/epic-snowy-owl-migration-airport-woes/

 

Witchita Falls, Texas, USA: Bird Strike Brought Down T-38 in July

AirForce Times, Dec 10th 2013

http://www.aetc.af.mil/news/story.asp?id=123373651

http://www.foxnews.com/us/2013/12/11/air-force-bird-strike-caused-wreck-8-million-jet/

http://www.military.com/daily-news/2013/12/11/t-38c-talon-accident-investigation-complete.html?comp=1199436026997&rank=1

http://www.kansascity.com/2013/12/10/4683568/air-force-bird-strike-caused-wreck.html

http://www.kswo.com/story/24185887/sheppard-afb-plane-crash-investigation-results-released

http://www.nbcdfw.com/news/local/Air-Force-Confirms-Bird-Strike-Downed-8M-Jet-Over-N-Texas-235296971.html

http://www.texomashomepage.com/Story/julys-t-38-crash-investigation-complete/d/Story/eM_4NheU60mZL4JSNAEhEQ

 

Syracuse, New York, USA: Hancock official: Snowy owls pose no safety threat at Syracuse's airport (updated)

http://www.syracuse.com/news/index.ssf/2013/12/hancock_official_snowy_owls_pose_no_safety_threat_at_syracuses_airport.html

 

New York, New York, USA: Port Authority Targeting Snowy Owls at JFK

http://www.today.com/video/today/53788217/#53788217

http://newyork.cbslocal.com/2013/12/09/report-port-authority-targeting-snowy-owls-at-jfk/

http://www.cnn.com/2013/12/10/us/snowy-owls-trapped-new-york-airports/

http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsinternet/57246079-71/owls-birds-york-authority.html.csp

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/12/09/snowy-owls-shot-airport_n_4414155.html

http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/whooo-humane-nyc-airports-owl-kills-article-1.1542724

http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/world-news/harry-potter-snowy-owls-being-2907679

http://www.earthweek.com/2013/ew131213/ew131213f.html

http://www.audubonmagazine.org/articles/birds/snowy-owl-shootings-cease

http://www.sheepsheadbites.com/2013/12/snowy-owls-now-on-kill-list-at-jfk-airport/

http://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/local/Snowy-Owls-New-York-City-Airports-Trapped-Relocated-Shoot-Kill-Order-235310181.html

http://www.allmediany.com/news/17320-port-authority-forced-to-shoot-snowy-owls-when-scare-tactics-failed

http://www.opposingviews.com/i/society/animal-rights/jfk-airport-hires-wildlife-specialists-hunt-down-snowy-owls

http://pix11.com/2013/12/09/snowy-owls-being-shot-down-at-jfk-airport-report/

http://pix11.com/2013/12/10/snowy-owls-no-longer-on-port-authority-hit-list/

http://www.outsideonline.com/news-from-the-field/Snowy-Owls-Shot-Down-at-Airport.html

http://www.mnn.com/earth-matters/animals/stories/snowy-owls-shot-and-killed-at-jfk-airport

http://www.upi.com/Top_News/US/2013/12/09/Snowy-owls-targeted-as-hazards-at-New-York-airports/UPI-62831386627571/

http://longisland.news12.com/news/report-workers-at-jfk-international-airport-shoot-3-snowy-owls-to-prevent-bird-strikes-1.6572517

http://nymag.com/daily/intelligencer/2013/12/snowy-owls-killed-at-jfk-airport.html

http://thedemocraticdaily.com/2013/12/09/epic-snowy-owl-migration-airport-woes/

http://www.livescience.com/41831-reversing-decision-to-shoot-owls.html

http://blogs.smithsonianmag.com/smartnews/2013/12/new-york-decides-shooting-snowy-owls-is-not-the-best-choice-after-all/

http://grist.org/list/good-day-for-snowy-owls-delaware-likes-them-new-york-has-decided-not-to-shoot-them/

 

NOVEMBER 2013

 

USA: There's Finally a Good Way to Detect Birds on Runways Before They Damage Planes

Business Insider Australia 28th November 2013

 

Manchester, New Hampshire, USA: Southwest Flight Experienced Bird Strike

Fox25/MyFoxBoston November 30th 2013

 

Istanbul, Turkey: Incident: THY B773 at Istanbul on Nov 25th 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=46c05c11

 

Salvador, Brazil: Vulture Strike Causes Serious Injury to Pilot

Globo TV November 10th 2013 (language: Portuguese)

 

Srinagar, India: AAI Accused of Dumping Garbage next to Srinagar International Airport

Greater Kashmir News, November 26th 2013

 

Worldwide; Highlights Singapore, UK, and USA: Bird strikes cost aviation industry billions per year

http://www.aircargoworld.com/Air-Cargo-News/2013/11/bird-strikes-cost-aviation-industry-billions-per-year/2616133

 

San Diego, California, USA: Bird strike strands plane full of passengers

http://www.cbs8.com/story/24069403/bird-strike-strands-plane-full-of-passengers

http://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/local/airplane-flight-bird-collision-lindbergh-233395591.html

http://www.cbs8.com/story/24068189/bird-strike-forces-delta-jet-to-land-at-lindbergh-field

http://travel.aol.co.uk/2013/11/26/video-packed-delta-plane-returns-to-airport-after-bird-strike/

http://www.washingtonpost.com/posttv/national/bird-strike-forces-emergency-landing/2013/11/26/9002a6c9-51de-4e3f-9261-7ca4cfecc79d_video.html

http://travel.aol.co.uk/2013/11/26/video-packed-delta-plane-returns-to-airport-after-bird-strike/

 

New York City, New York, USA: This Is What A Bird Strike Can Do To A Plane's Engine

http://abclocal.go.com/wabc/story?section=news/local/new_york&id=9338345

http://www.seattlepi.com/technology/businessinsider/article/This-Is-What-A-Bird-Strike-Can-Do-To-A-Plane-s-5010024.php

http://www.pctonline.com/bird-strike-JFK-airport.aspx

 

Coimbatore, India: Birds pose threat to aviation safety at Coimbatore Airport

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Coimbatore/birds-pose-threat-to-aviation-safety-at-coimbatore-airport/article5382706.ece

 

San Jose, California, USA: Dallas-Bound AA Flight Suffers Bird Strike, Returns to San Jose

http://www.nbcdfw.com/news/business/Dallas-Bound-AA-Flight-Suffers-Bird-Strike-Returns-to-San-Jose-232068281.html

http://avherald.com/h?article=46b86551&opt=0

http://abclocal.go.com/kgo/story?section=news/local/south_bay&id=9326988

http://www.theepochtimes.com/n3/360935-san-jose-american-airlines-plane-in-bird-strike-emergency-landing/

 

USA: Passive Bird Strike Avoidance Systems and Methods: Patent

Bird Strike Avoidance Patent

 

Boston, Massachusetts, USA: Logan Airport Unveils Debris Detection System for Runways

CBS Boston November 15th 2013

 

California, USA: Bird Strike Forces Emergency Landing in Bay Area

wltx.com November 15th 2013

 

Canada: Orphaned Polar Bear Gets a New Home

http://shine.yahoo.com/pets/orphaned-polar-bear-gets-home-133100945.html

 

Illinois, USA: CHICAGO AIRPORT OFFICIALS DISCOVERED QUITE A SURPRISE, THAT SOMEHOW BYPASSED SECURITY

http://aviaed.wordpress.com/2013/11/14/chicago-airport-officials-discovered-quite-a-surprise-that-somehow-bypassed-security/#!

 

Florida, USA: An American Bittern is recovering after being rescued at Key West Airport

http://aviaed.wordpress.com/2013/11/14/an-american-bittern-is-recovering-after-being-rescued-at-key-west-airport/#!

 

Florida, USA: Bird strike, cracked windshield delay 2 flights

http://www.nbcnews.com/travel/bird-strike-cracked-windshield-delay-2-flights-2D11577343

 

Texas, USA: American jet returns to DFW after bird strike

http://cityhallblog.dallasnews.com/2013/11/flight-with-6-dallas-city-council-members-interim-city-manager-hits-bird-on-takeoff-diverts-back-to-dfw-airport.html/?nclick_check=1

http://seattletimes.com/html/boeingaerospace/2022246284_apxamericanjetbirdstrike.html

http://www.nbcnews.com/travel/bird-strike-cracked-windshield-delay-2-flights-2D11577343

http://www.nbcdfw.com/news/local/American-Airlines-Plane-Lands-Safely-at-DFW-Airport-After-Apparent-Bird-Strike-231814571.html

 

American Samoa: Bird strike cancels Hawaiian Air flight from American Samoa to Honolulu

http://www.rnzi.com/pages/news.php?op=read&id=80544

 

California, USA: Eagle Scout Raptor Trap Invention Applauded by Feds

http://www.nbcbayarea.com/news/local/Eagle-Scout-Raptor-Trap-Invention-Applauded-by-Feds-231081111.html

http://www.outdoorhub.com/news/boy-scout-uses-homemade-traps-safely-remove-hawks/?utm_source=SilverpopMailing&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Nov%2013%202013%20Daily%20Newswire%20(1)&utm_content=

 

Nepal: Airport demands 'avian radar' to curb bird strikes

http://www.thehimalayantimes.com/fullNews.php?headline=Airport+demands+'avian+radar'+to+curb+bird+strikes&NewsID=396801

 

Ireland: This is the damage a bird can do hitting a 747 mid-flight

http://www.thejournal.ie/bird-strike-747-dent-damage-1161716-Nov2013/

 

USA: The Fight to Reduce Deadly Bird-Plan Collisions

National Geographic 7th November 2013

 

Brazil: Brazilian Airport Employs Hawks to Disperse Birds 

YouTube November 2013

 

Arizona, USA: Bird Strikes 2.0: The Resulting Crash Can’t Always Be Blamed on the Bird
http://swampland.time.com/2013/11/07/bird-strikes-2-0-the-resulting-crash-cant-always-be-blamed-on-the-bird/

 

Shropshire, UK: Bird Strike Causes Rail Service Chaos

http://www.shropshirestar.com/news/2013/11/07/river/

 

Canada: Incident: Air Canada B763 at Vancouver on Nov 2nd 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=46b1caa5

 

California, USA: Incident: Skywest E120 at Sacramento on Nov 1st 2013, bird strike on approach

http://avherald.com/h?article=46afbaa9

 

USA: Ten Ways to Prevent Bird Strikes

BBC News 6th November 2013

 

California, USA: Potentially Dangerous Bird Strikes

San Diego News 4th November 2013

 

USA: Study Aims to Prevent Wildlife Involved in Crashes

KTVU.com 31st October 2013

 

Massachusetts, USA: Logan Jet Returns After Hitting a Bird

The Boston Herald 31st October 2013

  

Washington, USA: Seattle-Tacoma International Airport is wildlife friendly

The Star Online 21st October 2013

  

New York, USA, Netherlands, and Israel: Those Hazardous Flying Birds

The New York Times (The Opinion Pages) 17th October 2013

   

USA: A Persistent (Feathered) Threat to U.S. Air Superiority

http://swampland.time.com/2013/11/04/a-persistent-feathered-threat-to-u-s-air-superiority/

 

Bangladesh: Incident: Arabia A320 at Chittagong on Nov 2nd 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=46aec712

 

California, USA: Accident: American B738 at San Jose on Oct 31st 2013, rejected takeoff due to bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=46ad02d4

 

California, USA: Incident: Hawaiian B763 at Sacramento on Oct 31st 2013, engine damage due to bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=46ad003a&opt=0

 

Cayman Islands: Bird patrol targets air safety threat

http://www.compasscayman.com/caycompass/2013/11/01/Bird-patrol-targets-air-safety-threat/

 

Arizona, USA: F-16 Pilot Blamed in Bird-Strike Crash

http://www.military.com/daily-news/2013/11/01/f16-pilot-blamed-in-bird-strike-crash.html?comp=700001075741&rank=3

 

China: Incident: Finnair A333 at Hong Kong on Oct 24th 2013, bird strike and cabin pressure problems

http://avherald.com/h?article=46aaa17a

 

Missouri, USA: Incident: Republic E170 at Kansas City on Oct 27th 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=46aa702c

 

Tennessee, USA: Southwest plane returns to Nashville after striking birds

http://www.cnn.com/2013/10/28/travel/southwest-airlines-nashville-bird-strikes/

 

Florida, USA: American B738 at Miami on Oct 23rd 2013, bird strikes

http://avherald.com/h?article=46a689fa&opt=0

 

Dominican Republic: Sunwing B738 at Puerto Plata on Oct 22nd 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=46a69c5b

 

Texas, USA: Qantas B744 at Dallas on Oct 18th 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=46a5b99a

 

United Kingdom: 200 cases of 'bird strike' in three years

http://www.channelonline.tv/channelonline_jerseynews/DisplayArticle.asp?ID=507760

 

Turkey: THY plane makes emergency landing

http://www.worldbulletin.net/?aType=haber&ArticleID=120896

http://avherald.com/h?article=46a21de7&opt=0

 

Georgia, USA: Noisy tests could help keep unwanted birds from airports

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-10-16/noisy-tests-could-help-keep-unwanted-birds-airports

http://www.aikenstandard.com/article/20131028/AIK0101/131029505/ecology-lab-studies-birds-to-deter-airfield-accidents

 

California, USA: Bird strike forces flight from San Jose to land at Oakland airport

http://avherald.com/h/?article=46a0a1ed

http://www.mercurynews.com/breaking-news/ci_24321967/possible-bird-strike-forces-flight-from-san-jose

http://www.insidebayarea.com/news/ci_24321969/possible-bird-strike-forces-flight-from-san-jose

http://www.brandonsun.com/business/breaking-news/hawaii-bound-plane-makes-emergency-landing-in-oakland-after-reporting-possible-bird-strike-228049611.html?thx=y

http://www.wgowam.com/common/more.php?m=58&ts=1381965601&article=D093958536AA11E3B51EFEFDADE6840A&mode=2

http://www.registerguard.com/rg/news/30607810-76/oakland-plane-bird-lindsey-airlines.html.csp

http://www.kmvt.com/news/latest/Possible-Bird-Strike-Forces-San-Jose-To-Honolulu-Flight-To-Land-In-Oakland-228248361.html

http://www.theepochtimes.com/n3/320350-oakland-airport-alaska-airlines-plane-makes-emergency-landing-after-bird-strike/

 

Afghanistan: Bird Aircraft Strike Hazard program keeps deployed airmen safe

http://www.dvidshub.net/news/115203/bird-aircraft-strike-hazard-program-keeps-deployed-airmen-safe#ixzz2iOcKCwa5

 

Australia: Kangaroo hops into Melbourne Airport

http://media.brisbanetimes.com.au/news/national-news/kangaroo-hops-into-melbourne-airport-4833909.html

 

Illinois, USA: Bird strike sends OC-bound plane back to O'Hare

http://avherald.com/h?article=4699558c&opt=0

http://abclocal.go.com/wls/story?section=news/local/chicago_news&id=9279280

http://chicago.cbslocal.com/2013/10/08/american-flight-hits-birds-returns-to-ohare/

 

Florida, USA: Emergency landing at RSW after bird strike

http://avherald.com/h/?article=46997f93

http://www.jrn.com/fox4now/news/Emergency-landing-at-RSW-after-bird-strike-226674691.html

http://www.winknews.com/Local-Florida/2013-10-06/Plane-makes-emergency-landing-after-bird-strike

 

Illinois, USA: Chicago flight to Shanghai turns back after bird strike

http://www.cnn.com/2013/10/06/travel/chicago-flight-bird-strike/

http://fox2now.com/2013/10/06/chicago-flight-to-shanghai-turns-back-after-bird-strike/

 

Arkansas, USA: Reports of planes hitting birds on the increase nationwide; declining at Clinton National

http://www.katv.com/story/23596412/reports-of-planes-hitting-birds-on-the-increase-nationwide-declining-at-clinton-national

 

Vietnam: Bird strike another unexpected predicament for airlines

http://tuoitrenews.vn/features/13671/bird-strike-another-unexpected-predicament-for-airlines

 

International: Industry Aims To Reduce Bird Strike Threat

http://www.ainonline.com/aviation-news/aviation-international-news/2013-10-01/industry-aims-reduce-bird-strike-threat

 

Pakistan: Incident: Flydubai B738 at Multan on Sep 28th 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=46926ae8

 

Ukraine: Incident: UTAir Ukraine AT42 at Donetsk on Aug 10th 2013, dog strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=4690a364&opt=0

 

California, USA: Flight Risks Rise as Bird Strikes Increase

http://www.nbclosangeles.com/investigations/Flight-Risks-Plane-Bird-Strikes-225241452.html

 

Illinois, USA: Flight Risks Rise as Bird Strikes Increase

http://www.nbcchicago.com/investigations/Birds-Striking-Airplanes-a-Common-Problem-224966122.html

 

USA: Search FAA's Wildlife Strike Database

http://www.nbcchicago.com/traffic/transit/federal-aviation-administration-bird-strike-database-224999372.html

 

Texas, USA: Dallas Fort Worth Airport Reports Fewer Bird Strikes, Ranks No. 2 in U.S.

http://www.nbcdfw.com/investigations/DFW-Airport-Reports-Fewer-Bird-Strikes-Ranks-2-in-US-224928312.html

 

Florida, USA or Quebec, Canada: Accident: Canjet B738 at Orlando or Montreal on Sep 21st 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=468f286d&opt=0

 

Germany: German Court: No payout for bird strike passengers

http://www.thelocal.de/national/20130924-52079.html

 

Illinois, USA: Bird-strike data a big question mark

http://www.bizjournals.com/chicago/news/2013/09/24/bird-strike-data-a-big-question-mark.htmlh

 

Tunisia: Incident: Tunisair B736 at Djerba on Sep 22nd 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=468e5311

 

Scotland: RAF chopper makes emergency landing after bird strike

http://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2013/09/23/RAF-chopper-makes-emergency-landing-after-bird-strike/UPI-56791379966689/

 

Florida, USA: Incident: American Eagle E145 at Miami on Sep 18th 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=468ae0da

 

Texas, USA: Incident: Jetblue E190 at Dallas on Sep 18th 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=468add44&opt=0

 

New Zealand: Keeping birds off grass, away from planes

http://www.theage.com.au/national/keeping-birds-off-grass-away-from-planes-20130918-2tzlt.html

 

Oklahoma, USA: Bird migrations nearing: Central Flyway will soon be teaming with southbound birds, Tinker Air Force Base

http://www.dvidshub.net/news/113708/bird-migrations-nearing-central-flyway-will-soon-teaming-with-southbound-birds

 

Utah, USA: Incident: Skywest CRJ7 at Salt Lake City on Sep 14th 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=468881e6&opt=0

 

Italy: Incident: Easyjet A319 at Pisa on Sep 14th 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=46879e10

 

Florida, USA: Incident: Southwest B733 at Fort Myers on Sep 13th 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=4685febd

http://www.winknews.com/Local-Florida/2013-09-13/Southwest-plane-makes-emergency-landing-at-RSW

 

United Kingdom: RAF jet ends up in safety net at Mona airfield after 'goose strike'

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-north-west-wales-24083131

 

USA: Bird Strikes in Airports – Identifying the Problem and Providing Solutions

http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/9/prweb11123763.htm

 

United Kingdom: Incident: Jet2.com B733 at Newcastle on Sep 11th 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=468467f1&opt=0

Philippines: Bird strike forces cancellation of US-bound flight at NAIA

http://www.gmanetwork.com/news/story/325989/news/metromanila/bird-strike-forces-cancellation-of-us-bound-flight-at-naia

 

Michigan, USA: Accident: Southwest B737 at Flint on Sep 2nd 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=467eb88a

 

North Carolina, USA: Incident: Southwest B737 at Raleigh/Durham on Sep 2nd 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=467dd1cb

http://www.wncn.com/story/23320067/flight-returns-safely-to-rdu-after-bird-kills-engine

http://www.wral.com/plane-strikes-bird-returns-safely-to-rdu/12844638/

http://news.yahoo.com/pilot-to-passengers-were-going-down-134256924.html

 

Turkey: Incident: Atlasjet A320 at Bodrum on Aug 30th 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=467d38de

 

Saudi Arabia: Incident: Saudia A321 at Dammam on Aug 29th 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=467b8f02&opt=0

 

Shetland: Super Puma helicopters back in the air after investigators say technical fault was not to blame for crash

http://www.dailyrecord.co.uk/news/scottish-news/super-puma-helicopters-were--2240221

 

Romania: Incident: Lufthansa CRJ9 at Sibiu on Aug 29th 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=4679dcf4

 

West Virginia, USA: Yeager Airport deems geese a hazard to aircraft

http://www.wvgazette.com/News/201308280189

  

Michigan, USA: Bird strike forces flight to return to area airport

http://www.wnem.com/story/23350952/birdstrike-forces-flight-to-return-to-area-airport

http://avherald.com/h?article=467eb88a

 

Nepal: Bird strike 'unlikely' to be cause of Nepal plane crash which killed seven Britons

http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/world-news/bird-strike-unlikely-cause-nepal-2234743

 

Canada: Birds keeping airport staff busy in 2013: Waterloo International Airport

http://www.therecord.com/news-story/4048848-birds-keeping-airport-staff-busy-in-2013/

 

Nepal: Crash: Sita D228 at Kathmandu on Sep 28th 2012, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=4569078e/0022


Nepal: Aircraft Accident Report:  On 28 September 2012 at 0032 hrs, a Dornier 228-202(K) aircraft, registration 9N-AHA, took off from Runway 20 at Tribhuvan International Airport

http://www.tourism.gov.np/uploaded/SitaAir9N-AHA,%20DO228Accident_Investigation_FinalReport.pdf

 

Ukraine: Incident: Ukraine International B734 at Lviv on Jul 28th 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=4674d4c3

 

Virginia, USA: Incident: US Airways A319 at Richmond on Aug 21st 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=46740921&opt=0

 

Texas, USA: Accident: American MD82 at Dallas on Aug 22nd 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=4674cb53

 

New Jersey, USA: Plane suffers bird strike at Newark Airport: Port Authority

http://abclocal.go.com/wabc/story?section=news/local/new_jersey&id=9218046

 

Pakistan: Incident: PIA A313 at Lahore on Aug 17th 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=46719874

 

United Kingdom: Bird Strikes Damage Three Aircraft a Week in Britain

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/aviation/10257036/Bird-strikes-damage-three-aircraft-a-week.html

 

Dubai: Bird strike halts Royal Brunei's Dubai take-off

http://www.emirates247.com/news/world/bird-strike-halts-royal-brunei-s-dubai-take-off-2013-08-18-1.517959

 

Denmark: Incident: SAS B734 at Copenhagen on Jul 23rd 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=466eaa53

 

Nepal: Experts draw attention to bird strike threats at Tribhuvan International Airport

http://ekantipur.com/2013/08/17/headlines/Experts-draw-attention-to-bird-strike-threats-at-TIA/376574/

 

Nigeria: Bird strike: Royal Air Maroc makes emergency landing at Lagos airport

http://businessdayonline.com/2013/03/bird-strike-royal-air-maroc-makes-emergency-landing-at-lagos-airport/

 

Illinois, USA: O'Hare's grass gives burros, llamas, goats and sheep something to chew on

http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/breaking/chi-ohares-grass-gives-burros-llamas-goats-and-sheep-something-to-chew-on-20130813,0,6445395.storyh

 

Utah, USA: Incident: Skywest CRJ9 at Salt Lake City on Aug 12th 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=466d18a3&opt=0h

 

USA: Experts To Gather At Bird Strike North America Conference In Milwaukee

http://avstop.com/August_2013/experts_to_gather_at_bird_strike_north_america_conference_in_milwaukee.htm

 

Netherlands: Incident: Corendon Dutch B738 at Amsterdam on Aug 3rd 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=46656132&opt=0

 

USA: A Striking Situation

http://www.aviationweek.com/Blogs.aspx?plckBlogId=Blog:7a78f54e-b3dd-4fa6-ae6e-dff2ffd7bdbb&plckPostId=Blog%3A7a78f54e-b3dd-4fa6-ae6e-dff2ffd7bdbbPost%3A20b067db-3b1e-449f-ad38-16fd0ea26e95

 

Washington, DC, USA: US Airways Flight Turns Around After Bird Strike

http://www.eastidahonews.com/2013/07/us-airways-flight-turns-around-after-bird-strike/

 

New York, USA: New York’s horror: Silence of the geese

http://www.nydailynews.com/opinion/new-york-horror-silence-geese-article-1.1402936

 

Georgia, USA: Incident: Delta B752 at Atlanta on Jul 26th 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=4662103c

http://www.11alive.com/news/article/300370/40/Flight-rerouted-after-bird-strike-at-Hartsfield-Jackson

 

Scotland: Tornado makes emergency landing at Prestwick airport after bird strike

http://www.heraldscotland.com/news/home-news/tornado-makes-emergency-landing-at-prestwick-airport-after-bird-strike.1375188904

http://www.eveningtimes.co.uk/news/raf-jet-in-bird-strike-emergency-131947n.21740665

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/aviation/10211319/Bird-strike-forces-RAF-tornado-emergency-landing.html

 

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California, USA: Bay Area sea gull population explodes, bringing flocks of problems

http://www.mercurynews.com/science/ci_23680401/bay-area-sea-gull-population-explodes-bringing-flocks

 

Texas, USA: T-38 Crash: Pilots Survive After Ejecting From Plane

http://www.timesrecordnews.com/news/2013/jul/19/plane-crash-near-sheppaer/

http://www.inquisitr.com/858781/

 

New York, USA: Jamaica Bay geese targeted by feds

http://www.qchron.com/editions/south/jamaica-bay-geese-targeted-by-feds/article_afe72912-7b98-588f-8a3c-555974706183.html

 

Virginia, USA: Bald Eagle Lovers Fire Back at USA

http://www.courthousenews.com/2013/07/09/59182.htm

 

India: Reducing Impacts of Bird Strike

http://www.onlineamd.com/amd0713-reducing-impacts-bird-strike.aspx

 

Turkey: A Turkish Airlines' (THY) plane on an Istanbul-Athens flight made an emergency landing on Friday due to a bird strike

http://www.worldbulletin.net/?aType=haber&ArticleID=112527

 

New Zealand: Bird pilots plane into fence

http://www.sunlive.co.nz/news/47774-bird-pilots-plane-into-fence.html

 

Australia: Wildlife control experts employ new weapons to stop bird strikes over airports that could bring down planes

http://www.perthnow.com.au/news/national/wildlife-control-experts-employ-new-weapons-to-stop-bird-strikes-over-airports-that-could-bring-down-planes/story-fnii5v6y-1226671619280

 

Arizona, USA: Incidents involving birds, plane crashes common

http://www.azcentral.com/community/glendale/articles/20130627incidents-involving-birds-plane-crashes-common.html

 

United Kingdom: RSPB attacks Ribble seagull cull amid BAE bird strike fears

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-lancashire-23060542

 

United Kingdom: Incident: Thomson B788 at Cardiff on Jun 25th 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=46463270

 

Spain: Incident: Thomas Cook B753 at Reus on Jun 25th 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=464628a7

 

Pakistan: Pakistan International Airlines evades an ‘angry bird’ strike!

http://www.pakistantoday.com.pk/2013/06/26/city/lahore/pia-evades-an-angry-bird-strike/

 

England: Amazing - Engine Failure Footage! Thomas Cook A330 200 at Manchester

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XRL8MPnXmFw

 

Australia: Bird into plane forces emergency landing on the Gold Coast

http://www.heraldsun.com.au/news/national/bird-into-plane-forces-emergency-landing-on-the-gold-coast/story-fnii5v70-1226667362741

 

India: India Buys Bird-Strike Radars

http://www.ainonline.com/aviation-news/paris-air-show/2013-06-14/india-buys-bird-strike-radars

 

India: Facility to test bird hits on aircraft in Bangalore

http://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ians/facility-to-test-bird-hits-on-aircraft-in-bangalore-113061701140_1.html

 

Philippines: Bird strike grounds Cebu Pacific plane for hours in Naga City
http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/428807/bird-strike-grounds-cebu-pacific-plane-for-hours-in-naga#ixzz2WlfsDuuF

http://www.philippineflightnetwork.com/2013/06/cebu-pacific-aircraft-involved-in-bird.html

 

New York, USA: Annual Canada goose culling to protect aviation in New York

http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/uptown/feds-kill-geese-inwood-hill-park-article-1.1376833

 

USA: 31 May 2013: FAA Advisory Circular Reporting Wildlife Aircraft Strikes

http://www.faa.gov/airports/resources/advisory_circulars/index.cfm/go/document.information/documentid/1021289

http://www.faa.gov/documentLibrary/media/Advisory_Circular/150_5200_32b.pdf


France: 05 June 2013: Crash French Mirage 2000-5 after colliding with bird

http://www.leparisien.fr/faits-divers/haute-savoie-le-pilote-d-un-avion-militaire-blesse-dans-un-crash-05-06-2013-2869329.php

 

India: Wildlife board clears Panvel airport, but with riders

http://www.mumbaimirror.com/mumbai/civic/Wildlife-board-clears-Panvel-airport-but-with-riders/articleshow/20468564.cms

 

China: Was it a bird? A Plane? Or a UFO?? Chinese passenger jet hits mysterious object at 26,000ft and lands with severely dented nose cone

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2339139/Was-bird-A-Plane-Or-UFO--Chinese-passenger-jet-hits-mysterious-object-26-000ft-lands-severely-dented-nose-cone.html?ito=feeds-newsxml

 

USA: Helicopters and Bird Strikes; Results from First Analysis Available Online

http://blogs.usda.gov/2013/06/06/helicopters-and-bird-strikes-results-from-first-analysis-available-online/

https://www.dodlegacy.org/Legacy/project/productdocs/FINAL%20OSD%20Legacy%20Report%20Joint%20RW%20Bird%20Strike%20Hazardswithcomments%20FINAL_ff16305b-b450-4d1c-9050-4404d614c07c.pdf

 

New York, USA: Plane from Westchester County Airport diverts to JFK after bird strike

http://www.lohud.com/article/20130606/NEWS02/306060035/Bird-strike-forces-airliner-from-Westchester-airport-land-JFK

http://www.christianpost.com/news/flight-diverted-after-bird-strike-flight-in-emergency-diversion-to-jfk-97451/#A64YvKG0aZHUu4q3.99

 

China: Blown tires, high-altitude bird strike disable plane

http://www.shanghaidaily.com/nsp/National/2013/06/06/Blown%2Btires%2Bhighaltitude%2Bbird%2Bstrike%2Bdisable%2Bplanes/

http://usa.chinadaily.com.cn/china/2013-06/05/content_16572441.htm

 

Ohio, USA: Nursing wounded wildlife back to health

http://www.cnn.com/2013/05/30/us/cnnheroes-rutger-wildlife/index.html

 

Germany: Flight paths at delayed Berlin airport draw EU ire

http://planetark.org/wen/68804

 

United Kingdom: Special Bulletin S3/2013 - Airbus A319-131, G-EUOE

http://www.aaib.gov.uk/publications/special_bulletins/s3_2013___airbus_a319_131__g_euoe.cfm

 

United Kingdom: British Airways Emergency Landing View From Plane 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0alcBUQPTk4

 

Georgia, USA: Scientific paper highlights program to reduce bird strikes near Augusta airport

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-05-29/scientific-paper-highlights-program-reduce-bird-strikes-near-augusta-airport?v=1369856193

 

New York, USA: Incident: Gojet CRJ7 at New York on May 22nd 2013, suspected bird strike, engine fire indication

http://avherald.com/h?article=462b6d80

 

Washington, DC, USA: Incident: United B772 at Washington on May 22nd 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=462b82a0&opt=0

 

Canada: Incident: Sunwing B738 at Halifax on May 16th 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=462aa53b

 

Australia: Jetstar makes emergency landing at Cairns after bird strike fright

http://www.cairns.com.au/article/2013/05/24/242815_local-news.html

 

United Kingdom: Heathrow Airport runways closed after plane 'fire'

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-22658275

 

New York, USA: Captain Sully Sullenberger With Marlo Thomas

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/05/20/captain-sully-sullenberger-marlo-thomas-mondays-with-marlo_n_3306849.html?1369066033

 

Russia: Incident: Aeroflot A320 at Moscow on May 19th 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=4628d624&opt=0

 

New York, USA: Captain Sully's First Three Thoughts After Bird Strike

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/05/17/captain-sullys-first-three-thoughts-after-bird-strike-from-captain-sully-sullenberger-marlo-thomas-mondays-with-marlo_n_3293832.html

 

India: Bird hits one of major causes of aircraft accidents: Indian Airforce

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/bird-hits-one-of-major-causes-of-aircraft-accidents-iaf-113052000659_1.html

 

Sudan: Report: Juba AN12 at Khartoum on Nov 8th 2007, engine failure, runway excursion, aircraft burned down

http://avherald.com/h?article=4628388d

 

Brazil: Incident: TAM A320 at Porto Alegre on May 17th 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=46274462

 

Arizona, USA: Wild turkeys relocated from Davis-Monthan Air Base

http://azdailysun.com/news/state-and-regional/wild-turkeys-relocated-from-davis-monthan-air-base/article_88a70881-3ba1-5ea1-8532-072924c60d22.html?comment_form=true

 

Switzerland: Incident: Swiss A319 at Zurich on May 12th 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=46235e48&opt=0

 

Canada: Number of reported bird strikes at Windsor airport soars

http://blogs.windsorstar.com/2013/05/13/number-of-reported-bird-strikes-at-windsor-airport-soars/

 

Louisiana, USA: Bird strike prevention techniques in place at Shreveport Regional Airport

http://www.ktbs.com/news/bird-strike-prevention-techniques-in-place-at-sport-regional-airport/-/144844/20132424/-/1vbrx6z/-/index.html

 

Italy: Incident: Dolomiti E190 at Verona on May 12th 2013, rejected takeoff due to double bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=4622b248&opt=0

 

Louisiana, USA: Shreveport to Denver flight turns around after bird strike

http://www.thedenverchannel.com/news/local-news/shreveport-to-denver-flight-turns-around-after-bird-strike

 

USA: Airports Strike Back at Angry Birds

http://www.ainonline.com/aviation-news/2013-05-07/airports-strike-back-angry-birds

  

New Zealand: Bird strike delays Christchurch, New Zealand flight

http://www.newstalkzb.co.nz/auckland/news/regch/56508938-bird-strike-delays-chch-flight

 

Philippines: Bird strike forces CebuPac to cancel flights

http://www.abs-cbnnews.com/nation/regions/05/02/13/cracks-planes-wing-forces-cebupac-cancel-flights

 

Argentina: Incident: Argentinas A343 at Buenos Aires on May 1st 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=461a02cd

 

USA: Airports, Birds and You

http://www.pctonline.com/pct0413-birds-airplanes-danger.aspx

 

Philippines: Bird strike cancels Cebu Pacific flight out of Tacloban

http://www.gmanetwork.com/news/story/304721/news/regions/bird-strike-cancels-cebu-pacific-flight-out-of-tacloban

 

Texas, USA: Incident: American MD82 at Dallas on Apr 16th 2013, bird strikes

http://avherald.com/h?article=460e6ccc&opt=0

 

Hawaii and American Samoa, USA: Bird strike cancels Pago Pago-Honolulu flight

http://www.sfgate.com/news/article/Bird-strike-cancels-Pago-Pago-Honolulu-flight-4439447.php

 

Virginia, USA: Feds say Norfolk should continue removing botanical garden’s eagle nests near airport

http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/feds-say-norfolk-should-continue-removing-botanical-gardens-eagle-nests-near-airport/2013/04/12/f77dcd30-a33c-11e2-bd52-614156372695_story.html

  

Taiwan: Bird-strike probable cause of FAT engine shutdown

http://focustaiwan.tw/news/asoc/201304130019.aspx

http://www.taipeitimes.com/News/front/archives/2013/04/14/2003559575

 

Mississippi, USA: Device to scare birds causes Mississippi Guard base lockdown

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/huff-wires/20130410/ap-us-guard-base-bird-scare/?utm_hp_ref=media&ir=media

 

Hawaii, USA: Incident: Hawaiian B712 at Kahului on Apr 9th 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=4608bb8d

 

New York, USA: Judges give La Guardia fliers the bird

http://www.nypost.com/p/news/local/queens/judges_give_la_guardia_fliers_the_nPOGAhG1xdrcsz47b5cqSL

 

Portugal: Incident: Sata A320 at Ponta Delgada on Apr 6th 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=46070e68

 

Russia: Incident: Aeroflot SU95 at Moscow on Apr 6th 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=46074741

 

International: Blair Watson provides an update on the development, capabilities and deployment of avian radar at airports in the battle to avoid bird strikes

http://www.airport-world.com/home/all-news/item/2417-clear-and-present-danger

 

New Zealand: New anti-bird strike grass attracting world interest

http://www.radionz.co.nz/news/rural/132225/new-anti-bird-strike-grass-attracting-world-interest

 

Tahiti: Incident: Air France B772 at Papeete on Apr 3rd 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=4603f2c5

 

New Jersey, USA: Incident: Jazz CRJ2 near Newark on Apr 4th 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=4604bda9&opt=0

 

USA: US Airports get creative to combat threat of bird strikes

http://www.usatoday.com/story/travel/flights/2013/04/01/airports-plane-bird-strikes/2043411/

 

Kuwait: Incident: Gulf A320 at Kuwait on Mar 27th 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=46006762

 

Nebraska, USA: Incident: Skywest CRJ7 at Omaha on Mar 31st 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=4600e038

 

North Carolina, USA: BASH program combats bird air strike incidents at Marine Corps Air Station New River

http://www.jdnews.com/news/military/bash-program-combats-bird-air-strike-incidents-1.119812

  

Sri Lanka: Sri Lanka Mattala airport in bird strike

http://www.lankabusinessonline.com/news/Sri_Lanka_Mattala_airport_reports_bird_strike/2011996338

 

Nigeria: Air Maroc Thursday suffered a bird strike to one of its engines and was forced to make emergency return to the Lagos airport

http://www.ngrguardiannews.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=117651:airlines-raise-fares-with-travellers-upsurge&catid=1:national&Itemid=559

 

Canada: Incident: Skywest CRJ7 at Calgary on Mar 24th 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=45fbfa64&opt=0

 

Brazil: Incident: TAM A320 at Manaus on Mar 8th 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=45edc362&opt=0

 

Florida, USA: Spirit Airlines Flight 404 bird strike: Jet bound for Dallas forced to return to Fort Lauderdale
http://www.wptv.com/dpp/news/state/spirit-airlines-flight-404-bird-strike-jet-bound-for-dallas-forced-to-return-to-fort-lauderdale#ixzz2NRNRjpz5

 

North Carolina, USA: Flight crew aborts take-off after possible bird strike at Charlotte airport

http://www.wbtv.com/story/21547877/flight-crew-aborts-take-off-after-possible-bird-strike-at-charlotte-airport

 

California, USA: IYK committee attempts to tackle potential bird hazard

http://www.ridgecrestca.com/article/20130305/NEWS/130309935

 

North Carolina, USA: Bird Strike on Plane Delays USC Equestrian Team

http://www.wltx.com/news/article/225868/2/Bird-Strike-on-Plane-Delays-USC-Equestrian-Team

 

Pennsylvania, USA: Bird in landing gear causes flight to Fort Lauderdale to be canceled

http://www.post-gazette.com/stories/local/region/flight-to-fort-lauderdale-canceled-because-of-bird-strike-678152/#ixzz2NRBQ0yJv

 

USA: Always watching: Foreign Object Debris (FOD) detection solutions can help prevent bird strikes at airports, writes Alon Nitzan

http://www.airport-world.com/index.php/component/k2/item/2362-always-watching

 

Louisiana, USA: Low frequency device to avert bird strike threat

http://www.airtrafficmanagement.net/2013/01/low-frequency-device-to-avert-bird-strike-threat/

 

California, USA: Bird Strike Forces Emergency Landing At Sacramento International Airport 

http://sacramento.cbslocal.com/2013/01/25/bird-strike-forces-emergency-landing-at-sacramento-international-airport/

 

Colorado, USA: Plague of bunnies is damaging cars at the Denver International Airport

http://io9.com/5984761/plague-of-bunnies-is-damaging-cars-at-the-denver-international-airport

 

Brazil: Incident: TAM A319 at Sao Luiz on Feb 21st 2013, bird strike

http://avherald.com/h?article=45e250be&opt=0

 

USA: Strike One

http://www.airtrafficmanagement.net/2013/02/strike-one/

 

California, USA: AAL634 Bird Strike on takeoff from KSNA, Makes emergency landing at LAX

http://www.ocregister.com/articles/airport-409414-wedge-flight.html

 

São Tomé and Príncipe: Bird strike grounds Lisbon-bound flight from São Tomé Island

http://www.theportugalnews.com/news/bird-strike-grounds-lisbon-bound-flight-from-sao-tome-island/27688

http://www.startribune.com/minneapolis-council-considers-bird-safe-skyway-design-rules/303148141/

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