Accession Number:

ADP004183

Title:

Worldwide Birdstrike Statistics of Lufthansa German Airlines,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

GERMAN BOARD FOR BIRDSTRIKE PREVENTION TRABEN-TRARBACH (GERMANY F R)

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Report Date:

1984-05-25

Pagination or Media Count:

11.0

Abstract:

Lufthansa German Airlines register an average number of 328 birdstrikes yearly. The costs of repairs, disregarding subsequent costs, due to flight plan changes or cancellations, amount to 1 Mio DM yearly. According to a preliminary estimate damage costs are increasing strongly at the moment. During 1983 the costs amounted to nearly 6.0 Mio DM.

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE