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MBQ | What Human Behavior Do You Swear Your Pet (or other animal) Exhibits?

So, I’m at a red light today, arm out the window, running some errands, enjoying the day. The light turns green and just as I pull my arm in to put my hand on the wheel–splat! 184 more words


this day in the yesteryear: Diego Marín Aguilera Makes Early Attempt at Flight (1793)

Diego Marín Aguilera Makes Early Attempt at Flight (1793)

Inspired by the eagles he saw while out in the fields, Spanish inventor and aviation pioneer Diego Marín Aguilera built a flying machine from wood, iron, cloth, and feathers whose design was based on his observations of birds of prey. 45 more words

Bird strike sends jetliner carrying 132 back to Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (AP) — An American Airlines jetliner bound for St. Louis has returned to Los Angeles International Airport because of a bird strike.

Airline spokesman Andrew Christie says the Airbus A319 with 132 people on board landed safely at 6:40 a.m. 45 more words


Flight Delayed Due To Bird Strike, You Can Now Get Compensation

Manchester country court yesterday brought good news for air passengers who were fighting over flight delay compensation due to bird strike.

The court mentioned bird strike is unusual but not extraordinary and ordered Thomas cook to pay compensation to Timothy Ash and four others passengers around £310 each. 183 more words


Norwegian B738 at Stavanger on Apr 26th 2015, bird strike

A Norwegian Boeing 737-800, registration LN-NOU performing flight DY-541 from Stavanger to Oslo (Norway) with 182 people on board, was in the …

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Google Alert - Bird

Alaska Airlines Flight To San Jose Makes Emergency Landing After Reported Bird Strike

SAN JOSE (CBS SF) – A flight headed to the Bay Area from Seattle was forced to turn around Thursday night after a bird strike was reported. 107 more words


Flight From BWI Forced To Land After Bird Strikes Windshield

BALTIMORE (WJZ)—A U.S. Airways flight from BWI Thurgood Marshall to Phoenix was forced to turn around after takeoff tonight.

Airport officials say a bird struck the windshield of the plane. 29 more words