The Age Old Problem
Well it continues , birds and planes do not mix and not only to they pose a threat to the integrity of the aircraft, birdstrike damage can be deadly and costly all round. The 9 standards which are set in respect to bird strike prevention (IBSC standards) require airports to take reasonable measures to understand the risk and to prevent the risks.
15 years ago…
Euro-Matic installed the Water Filled balls at Heathrow Airport, one of the busiest airports in the world on an area of open water that was in the flight path.