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  • ICAO/ACI Wildlife Strike Hazard Reduction Symposium


    A Global Strategy for Addressing Wildlife Strike Hazard to Aviation
     

    This joint International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) / Airports Council International (ACI) Wildlife Strike Hazard Reduction Symposium aims at increasing the international awareness of the wildlife strike threat to aircraft operational safety; building an international community to exchange ideas, experiences and cooperative efforts to better manage wildlife strike hazard on and in the vicinity of airports; and advancing new technologies and formulating effective strategies in preventing and mitigating the risk of wildlife strikes to aircraft. The event will also be an opportunity for networking, collaboration and coordination between States, industry and other stakeholders.

    An industry exhibit will showcase the breadth of existing and emerging technologies, and research and development activities of this industry sector. ​
     
    The symposium will be held in English only.
     
     
    Intended Outcomes
     

    • ​Increasing international awareness of the wildlife strike threat to aircraft operational safety.
    • Strengthening implementation of ICAO SARPs on wildlife control and reduction and application of guidance material.
    • Exchange of best practices for wildlife management programmes and techniques. 
    • Exploration of new technologies to minimize the risk of wildlife strikes. 
    • Understanding of the roles of existing bird strike committees.
    • Enhancement of wildlife strike reporting. 
    • Formulation of global strategies to address wildlife strike hazards.
    Date:
    16–18 May 2017
    Location:
    Montréal, Canada
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  • AVIATION SAFETY BULLETIN - MISREPRESENTATION OF LASERS USED FOR AIRPORT WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT.

    MISREPRESENTATION OF LASERS USED FOR AIRPORT WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT.

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  • EASA and Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) joint Conference

    together authorities and the wider European and Chinese aviation industry to discuss current issues, as well as future trends and challenges.

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  • Canadian Bird Strike Conference

    Date:
    3–
    Location:
    Edmonton, Alberta
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  • 2016 Bird Strike Committee − USA Meeting

    August 9-11, 2016 in Chicago, Illinois

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  • Bird strike forces United Airlines flight back to Bush Airport

    Bird Strike in the media

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  • Smaller Drones Aren’t Major Threat to Aircraft: A Little Birdie Told Me So

    Aircraft have always had to contend with birds.

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  • Photos: A look at how raptors keep us safe at YVR

    Photos: A look at how raptors keep us safe at YVR The raptor program at the Vancouver International Airport uses predatory birds to scare off other birds from nesting and flying around the airport helping to keep both incoming and outgoing planes safe from collisions.

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  • Bird Strike stops full retraction of gear

    Aeromexico Connect E190 at Mazatlan on Jan 25th 2015, could not fully retract gear due to bird strike

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  • Bird strike Association of Canada Forum

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