Accession Number:

ADA073062

Title:

An Evaluation of the Bird /Aircraft Strike Hazard at Selected United Kingdom Bases: RAF Mildenhall, RAF Alconbury, RAF Upper Heyford, RAF Bentwaters, RAF Fairford, RAF Lakenheath, and RAF Woodbridge.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Nov-Dec 78,

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE ENGINEERING AND SERVICES CENTER TYNDALL AFB FL

Report Date:

1979-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

100.0

Abstract:

Selected United Kingdom air bases were surveyed from 3 November to 4 December 1978 by the Air Force Engineering and Services Centers BirdAircraft Strike Hazard Team. During this period, operational and environmental factors which combine to create bird strike hazards at each location were observed. Specific recommendations based on observations are provided to reduce the bird strike hazard. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Ecology
  • Military Aircraft Operations
  • Safety Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE