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    Airplanes Collisions With Birds

    NewsBird NewsMonday 08 October 2012
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    Airplanes encouters with wildlife has increased dramatically from 1990 to 2011. An example of this is when 'an Airbus 320 was forced into an emergency landing in the Hudson River when geese were sucked into its engines in January 2009.'

    Since 1988 people have suffered injuries and death due to birds or other wildlife clashing with planes engines and other parts. Therefore making it very dangerous, but also it is a problem that is hard to solve as it is down to nature.

     

     

    Read more here:

    http://thetimes-tribune.com/news/airplane-encounters-with-birds-other-wildlife-on-the-rise-1.1384202

     

    Photo by Tessa Farrell

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