Posts Tagged ‘geese’


JetBlue Bird Strike Forces Emergency Landing at Westchester Airport [with ATC Audio]

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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Government Killed 2,900 New York Geese in Wake of US Airways ‘Miracle on the Hudson’ Accident

The USDA exterminated over 2,900 Canada geese from parks in and around New York City following the ditching of US Airways Flight 1549 in the Hudson River, according to an official report.
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American Airlines Jet Suffers Nose Gear Damage In LGA Bird Strike

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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