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A decapitated bird and the mess it left in the cabin of a Cape Air Cessna 402C. (Photos by Barnstable Municipal Airport, Patrick O'Leary via Cape Cod Times)
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Messy Bird Strike Leaves Cape Air Passengers Bloodied But Uninjured

Posted November 21, 2012 by NYCA Admin

No one was hurt Wednesday morning when a bird crashed through the windshield of a Cape Air plane during a flight from Hyannis to Nantucket.

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United Flight 1475 hit a big bird near Denver. (Photo via Twitter)
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United Plane Suffers Bird Strike Near Denver

Posted August 1, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

A United Airlines jet hit a large bird near Denver on Tuesday.

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JetBlue's Outta the Blue E-190 lifts off from JFK.
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JetBlue Bird Strike Forces Emergency Landing at Westchester Airport [with ATC Audio]

Posted April 25, 2012 by NYCA Admin

A JetBlue flight hit birds while taking off from Westchester County Airport Tuesday evening, immediately returning to the airport for an emergency landing. No one was injured.

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Big Flocking Deal: Air Force Two Hits Birds While Landing in California

Posted April 21, 2012 by NYCA Admin

An Air Force plane carrying Vice President Joe Biden suffered a bird strike while landing in southern California late this week.

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Damaged fan blades are visible in Delta 1063's right engine. (Photo by Grant Cardone, via Twitter)
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Delta Flight Makes Emergency Landing in New York After Bird Strike Destroys Engine [with Air Traffic Control Audio]

Posted April 19, 2012 by NYCA Admin

A Delta Air Lines flight made an emergency landing in New York Thursday afternoon when it suffered a bird strike and the cabin filled with smoke, according to passengers.

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Delta Plane Lands Safely After Bird Strike and Engine Failure Over New York

Posted September 22, 2011 by NYCA Admin

A Delta Air Lines Airbus A319 suffered an engine failure after hitting a bird over New York late Thursday morning. The flight made an emergency landing 20 minutes later without incident.

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Delta Connection Jet Hits Large Birds Over Arkansas

Posted April 3, 2011 by NYCA Admin

An Atlantic Southeast Airlines Canadair CRJ-200 operating on behalf of Delta Connection flew into a flock of cranes while on approach to Little Rock, landing safely with a bird embedded in the severely damaged nose cone of the jet.

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Alaska Airlines Flight Aborts Takeoff After Eagle Gets Sucked Into Engine

Posted August 8, 2010 by BNO News

An Alaska Airlines passenger plane was forced to abort takeoff on Sunday morning when an eagle was sucked into one of its engines, a spokesman for the airline said.

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The Logbook

Posted November 17, 2009 by Phil Derner Jr.

In today’s daily digest, NTSB Chair rips the media a new APU, an Iran Air A300 goes off the runway in Tehran, a Scottish man acts up and diverts a US Airways flight, and more…

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An American Airlines 737-800 lifts off after a long take-off roll on LGA's runway 22. (Photo by Matt Molnar
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American Airlines Jet Suffers Nose Gear Damage In LGA Bird Strike

Posted June 30, 2009 by NYCA Admin

An American Airlines 737-800 on approach to LGA hit a bird Tuesday, damaging the landing gear but causing no injuries.

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