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Clement Charpentreau
French training jet cockpit explodes after birdstrike

An Alphajet of the French Air Force had to request an emergency landing at La Rochelle airport (LRH) after the forward window of his cockpit was destroyed mid-flight by a collision with a bird....


AeroTime Team
Nauru Airlines Flight QF7332 diverts back to Brisbane

Nauru Airlines flight QR7332 from Brisbane, Australia to Townsville, Australia, made several circles over the Moreton Bay before landing back in the departure airport on May 21, 2020. ...


AeroTime Team
Qatar Airways Boeing 777 collides with seagull

Qatar Airways Boeing 777 aircraft, carrying 243 passengers on board the flight QR3273, encountered a bird strike as it was landing in Tunisia on April 21, 2020....


Oleg Volkov
Why is there a surge in bird strikes?

Bird strikes have become a major threat to airline safety over the last decade, but as awareness grows, new solutions are being implemented. Stronger radars, habitat management and... black plastic balls. Is this enough to prevent tragedies in the future?...


Yulius Yoma
P&W Researcher: Bird strike has taken 250 lives since 1988

The jet engine manufacturer Pratt & Whitney (P&W) and its team are conducting a research on the bird strikes and aviation safety issues, mainly involving the P&W products....