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Direction générale de l'aviation civile (DGAC)

Service technique de l'aviation civile

Technical Information

800 birdstrikes are recorded in France each year for civil aviation. Approximately 15% of them increase traffic delays and cause more or less important damages to airframes and engines.

This leaflet describes technical characteristics and statistics regarding birdstrike in France and all over the world, and also presents prevention measures.


French version

Editor STAC
Publication year 2007
Format A4
Pages number 6