Accession Number:

ADA148330

Title:

Proceedings, Conference and Training Workshop on Wildlife Hazards to Aircraft Held at Charleston, South Carolina on 22-25 May 1984

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

PEER CONSULTANTS ROCKVILLE MD

Report Date:

1984-05-25

Pagination or Media Count:

393.0

Abstract:

These proceedings were developed to enhance information exchange and improve understanding and control of wildlife hazards to aircraft. The 38 papers contained herein represent a wide range of views on how to control wildlife, particularly birds, which create safety hazards. Information is provided on wildlife hazards in both the United States and internationally. The Proceedings includes papers on bird strike statistics, airworthiness of aircraft and engines, identification and tracking of birds, wildlife control techniques, landscaping and airport site selection considerations, compatible land use, solid waste site bird hazards, and case studies in wildlife control.

Subject Categories:

  • Commercial and General Aviation

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE