Bird Strike

A JetBlue plane is seen at John F. Kennedy International Airport  (Photo by Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

Jet Blue Plane Makes Emergency Landing At JFK Following Bird Strike

Flight 683 had about 144 people on board when it took off for Orlando, and struck a bird not soon after.

10/04/2014

Helicopter (file / credit: clipart.com)

Helicopter Makes Emergency Landing At West 30th Street After Collision With Bird

A helicopter had to make an emergency landing along the Hudson River Friday afternoon after colliding with a bird.

10/03/2014

LaGuardia Airport. (MEHDI TAAMALLAH/AFP/Getty Images)

Three Planes Report Bird Strikes At LaGuardia Airport

Three planes were struck by birds while approaching LaGuardia International Airport Wednesday morning, the Port Authority said.

09/03/2014

LaGuardia Airport. (MEHDI TAAMALLAH/AFP/Getty Images)

Plane Returns To LaGuardia After Bird Strike Takes Out Engine

A plane landed safely at LaGuardia Airport Friday evening, after a bird strike took out one of its engines.

05/09/2014

(Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Flight From Chicago Strikes Bird En Route To Newark

A flight from Chicago struck a bird Thursday evening shortly before it arrived at Newark Liberty International Airport.

04/03/2014

The JetBlue plane involved in a bird strike on March 27, 2014. (credit: Chris Balduino)

Bird Strike Forces JetBlue Plane To Make Emergency Landing At JFK

JetBlue Airways Flight 671 originated out of Westchester County Airport and was bound for West Palm Beach, Fla. The plane was diverted to JFK, where it landed safely, the FAA said.

03/28/2014

FILE - A Snowy Owl (credit: Rene Pop/AFP/Getty Images)

Port Authority: 5 Planes Struck By Snowy Owls In Tri-State Area

Port Authority workers used shotguns to go after snowy owls at John F. Kennedy International Airport, killing several over the weekend.

12/09/2013

A JetBlue plane is seen at John F. Kennedy International Airport (file/photo by Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

JetBlue Flight From Westchester Rerouted To JFK After Bird Strike

Around 8 a.m., Flight 1205 from White Planes to Fort Myers was hit by birds shortly after takeoff.

06/06/2013

LaGuardia Airport (Photo by MEHDI TAAMALLAH/AFP/Getty Images)

Group Loses Bid To Block Waste-Transfer Facility Near LaGuardia

Friends of LaGuardia Airport say the $200 million project could attract more birds around the airport looking for food. The activists lost their court fight on Tuesday.

04/10/2013

US Airways plane (file/photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

US Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing At Bradley International Airport

According to airport officials, flight 3518 to Pittsburgh took off from the airport in Windsor Locks around 11:30 a.m. but was forced to turn back 15 to 20 minutes later. A fire was reported in the plane’s auxiliary power unit.

01/14/2013

A JetBlue plane is seen at John F. Kennedy International Airport (file/photo by Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

JetBlue Flight From JFK Turns Back After Bird Strike

JetBlue flight 721 turned back as a precaution just before 10 a.m. Airline officials said it was not a direct bird strike.

01/13/2013

Roller coaster bird strike

N.J. Boy Recounts Extremely Close Encounter With Bird At Six Flags

It was a roller coaster ride with a very unexpected scare. A young boy’s decision to sit in the front seat could have killed him — thanks to a mid-ride collision with a bird!

07/30/2012

JetBlue Flight 571 was forced to make an emergency landing on Tuesday evening. (credit: CBS 2)

In Wake Of Recent Bird Strikes, Gillibrand Seeks To Allow Goose Kills Near Airports

“We cannot afford to sit back and wait for a catastrophe to occur before cutting through bureaucratic red tape between federal agencies,” U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand said.

04/26/2012

JetBlue Flight 571 had to make an emergency landing at Westchester County Airport after encountering a bird strike Tuesday evening. (credit: CBS 2).

Passenger: Flight From Westchester Co. Airport ‘Started Swerving’ After Bird Strike

The plane started swerving immediately right after the two hit, so he was rocking the plane back and forth,” passenger Laura Echavarria said. “I’m going to die. I’m not going to see my family.”

04/25/2012

JetBlue Flight 571 had to make an emergency landing at Westchester County Airport after encountering a bird strike Tuesday evening. (credit: CBS 2).

Bird Strike Forces Emergency Landing Of JetBlue Flight In Westchester

JetBlue Flight 571 was hit by two geese. One landed square on the plane’s windshield and was caught in the wipers and obstructed the view from the cockpit, CBS 2’s Derricke Dennis reported.

04/24/2012

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