Worldwide Birdstrike Statistics of Lufthansa German Airlines,
GERMAN BOARD FOR BIRDSTRIKE PREVENTION TRABEN-TRARBACH (GERMANY F R)
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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.