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Historical Wildlife Incidents - Andrews Afb Airport

Wildlife Incidents - Bird Sizes
(Based on 3 incidents)

Wildlife Incidents - Damage Severity
(Based on 2 incidents)

Total Incidents: 81

2009 Wildlife Incidents

Date: 2009-09-10, Time: Day (10:40), Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 150 knots, Phase of Flight: Approach, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2009-09-03, Time: Day, Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2009-08-19, Time: Day (11:00), Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Species: AMERICAN KESTREL, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2009-08-10, Time: Night, Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 100 knots, Phase of Flight: Take-off run, Species: MOURNING DOVE, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2009-07-13, Time: Night (21:29), Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 128 knots, Phase of Flight: Approach, Species: WOOD THRUSH, Strikes/Damages: Struck radome, Struck nose, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2009-07-02, Time: Day (09:15), Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Phase of Flight: Parked, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Strikes/Damages: Struck Wing or Rotor, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2009-06-22, Time: Night (00:25), Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 140 knots, Phase of Flight: Approach, Species: KILLDEER, Strikes/Damages: Struck windshield, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2009-06-12, Time: Day (15:25), Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 90 knots, Phase of Flight: En Route, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2009-05-27, Time: Dusk (20:20), Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Phase of Flight: Approach, Species: CEDAR WAXWING, Strikes/Damages: Struck radome, Struck nose, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2009-05-23, Time: Night, Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Phase of Flight: Approach, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2009-04-30, Time: Day (15:30), Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Species: RED-WINGED BLACKBIRD, Strikes/Damages: Struck Engine 1, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2009-04-28, Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 150 knots, Phase of Flight: Approach, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Strikes/Damages: Struck windshield, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2009-04-23, Time: Night (22:20), Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 150 knots, Phase of Flight: Approach, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2009-03-18, Time: Night (22:30), Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 190 knots, Phase of Flight: En Route, Species: SONG SPARROW, Strikes/Damages: Struck Engine 2, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2009-03-10, Time: Night (22:40), Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 180 knots, Phase of Flight: Climb, Species: AMERICAN WOODCOCK, Strikes/Damages: Struck Fuselage, Antenna Skin, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2009-03-09, Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
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2008 Wildlife Incidents

Date: 2008-11-12, Time: Day (08:00), Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 123 knots, Phase of Flight: Landing, Species: HORNED LARK, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2008-10-30, Time: Night (22:15), Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 180 knots, Phase of Flight: Approach, Species: MALLARD, Strikes/Damages: Struck Engine 1, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2008-10-26, Time: Night (03:30), Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Strikes/Damages: Struck radome, Struck nose, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2008-09-29, Time: Day (07:45), Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 110 knots, Phase of Flight: Take-off run, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2008-09-29, Time: Day (07:45), Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 110 knots, Phase of Flight: Take-off run, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2008-09-23, Time: Day (14:10), Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 60 knots, Phase of Flight: Landing, Species: BLACK-THROATED BLUE WARBLER, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2008-09-23, Time: Night (23:00), Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Species: BLACKPOLL WARBLER, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2008-09-10, Time: Night (22:50), Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 125 knots, Phase of Flight: Take-off run, Species: KILLDEER, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2008-09-07, Time: Night (20:20), Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 120 knots, Phase of Flight: Landing, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2008-08-31, Time: Night (23:59), Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 160 knots, Phase of Flight: Approach, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2008-08-28, Time: Dusk (18:40), Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 143 knots, Phase of Flight: Landing, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Strikes/Damages: Struck Wing or Rotor, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2008-08-26, Time: Night, Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Species: ACADIAN FLYCATCHER, Strikes/Damages: Struck Engine 1, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2008-08-26, Time: Night (22:15), Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 140 knots, Phase of Flight: Take-off run, Species: KILLDEER, Strikes/Damages: Struck Landing Gear, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2008-08-20, Time: Day (10:48), Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 140 knots, Phase of Flight: Take-off run, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Strikes/Damages: Struck Fuselage, Antenna Skin, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2008-08-20, Time: Day (09:33), Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 200 knots, Phase of Flight: Take-off run, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Strikes/Damages: Struck radome, Struck nose, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2008-08-19, Time: Dawn (11:20), Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Strikes/Damages: Struck Engine 4, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2008-08-18, Time: Night (22:00), Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 90 knots, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2008-08-15, Time: Day (18:45), Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Phase of Flight: Landing, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2008-08-12, Time: Day (13:10), Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 130 knots, Phase of Flight: Landing, Species: KILLDEER, Strikes/Damages: Struck Engine 2, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2008-08-07, Time: Day, Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Phase of Flight: Landing, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Strikes/Damages: Struck Engine 1, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2008-08-06, Time: Day, Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Strikes/Damages: Struck Landing Gear, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2008-07-28, Time: Day, Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Species: BROWN-HEADED COWBIRD, Strikes/Damages: Struck Wing or Rotor, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2008-07-23, Time: Night (20:00), Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Strikes/Damages: Struck Wing or Rotor, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2008-06-20, Time: Day (12:35), Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Species: HORNED LARK, Strikes/Damages: Struck Wing or Rotor, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2008-05-24, Time: Night (22:10), Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 90 knots, Phase of Flight: En Route, Species: SWAINSON'S THRUSH, Strikes/Damages: Struck Engine 1, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2008-05-17, Time: Day (14:00), Operator: Military, Aircraft: F-16, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 330 knots, Phase of Flight: En Route, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Strikes/Damages: Struck Wing or Rotor, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2008-05-08, Time: Day (10:45), Operator: Military, Aircraft: C-130 (Airplane), Mass: 27,001 - 272,000 kg, Engines: 4, Power Type: Turboprop, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 115 knots, Phase of Flight: Take-off run, Species: RING-BILLED GULL, Strikes/Damages: Fuel Tanks, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2008-05-06, Time: Night (23:00), Operator: Military, Aircraft: C-135, Remains Collected: No, Phase of Flight: En Route, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Strikes/Damages: Struck Fuselage, Antenna Skin, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2008-04-30, Time: Day (13:00), Operator: Military, Aircraft: C-20, Remains Collected: No, Species: KILLDEER, Strikes/Damages: Struck Wing or Rotor, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2008-04-18, Time: Night (22:10), Operator: Military, Aircraft: C-20, Remains Collected: No, Phase of Flight: Approach, Species: COMMON YELLOWTHROAT, Strikes/Damages: Struck radome, Struck nose, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2008-04-12, Time: Night (21:30), Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 30 knots, Phase of Flight: Take-off run, Species: COMMON SNIPE, Strikes/Damages: Struck Wing or Rotor, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2008-04-08, Time: Night (22:30), Operator: Military, Aircraft: C-135, Remains Collected: No, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2008-04-01, Time: Day (13:50), Operator: Military, Aircraft: C-135, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 180 knots, Phase of Flight: Take-off run, Species: HERRING GULL, Strikes/Damages: Struck Engine 2, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2008-03-26, Time: Day (13:15), Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 210 knots, Phase of Flight: Take-off run, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Strikes/Damages: Struck Wing or Rotor, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2008-03-10, Time: Night (20:10), Operator: Military, Aircraft: C-135, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 190 knots, Phase of Flight: En Route, Species: CANADA GOOSE, Strikes/Damages: Struck Tail, Out Of Service: 2309 h, Other Costs: $2378, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2008-02-14, Time: Night (21:00), Operator: Military, Aircraft: C-130 (Airplane), Mass: 27,001 - 272,000 kg, Engines: 4, Power Type: Turboprop, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 130 knots, Phase of Flight: Approach, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Out Of Service: 6212 h, Other Costs: $6397, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
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2007 Wildlife Incidents

Date: 2007-11-03, Time: Night (21:40), Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Phase of Flight: Landing Roll, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2007-10-09, Operator: Military, Aircraft: F-16, Remains Collected: No, Phase of Flight: Landing Roll, Species: KILLDEER, Strikes/Damages: Struck Wing or Rotor, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2007-10-02, Time: Night (21:30), Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 90 knots, Phase of Flight: Approach, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2007-10-01, Time: Day (12:57), Operator: Military, Aircraft: F-16, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 174 knots, Phase of Flight: Approach, Species: EASTERN MEADOWLARK, Strikes/Damages: Struck Engine 1, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2007-09-28, Time: Night (20:25), Operator: Military, Aircraft: C-20B, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 220 knots, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2007-09-21, Time: Day (09:35), Operator: Military, Aircraft: C-38A, Remains Collected: No, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2007-09-09, Time: Dusk (18:05), Operator: Military, Aircraft: C-40B, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 120 knots, Phase of Flight: Landing Roll, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2007-09-01, Time: Day, Sky: No Cloud, Precipation: None, Operator: Business, Aircraft: GULFSTREAM V (Airplane), Mass: 27,001 - 272,000 kg, Engines: 2, Power Type: Turbofan, Remains Collected: No, Runway: 1R, Phase of Flight: Take-off run, Birds Seen: 11-100, Birds Struck: 1, Species: BIRD - SMALL, Size: Small, Pilot warned of birds/wildlife: No, Strikes/Damages: Struck Other, Part Not Reptd, Effect On Flight: None, Report Type: FAA Form 5200-7
Comments: OPER = VMxxx
Remarks: SML BROWN BIRDS. NO DMG.
Date: 2007-09-01, Time: Day (13:50), Operator: Military, Aircraft: UH-1N (Helicopter), Remains Collected: No, Phase of Flight: Parked, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2007-07-31, Time: Day (13:15), Operator: Military, Aircraft: C-40B, Remains Collected: No, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2007-07-30, Time: Dusk (19:40), Operator: Military, Aircraft: C-21A, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 125 knots, Phase of Flight: Landing Roll, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2007-07-25, Time: Dawn (07:50), Operator: Military, Aircraft: C-21A, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 80 knots, Phase of Flight: Take-off run, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2007-07-09, Time: Night (21:20), Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 150 knots, Phase of Flight: Approach, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2007-07-08, Time: Night (22:10), Operator: Military, Aircraft: UH-1N (Helicopter), Remains Collected: No, Speed: 20 knots, Phase of Flight: Take-off run, Species: PIED-BILLED GREBE, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2007-06-11, Time: Day (14:30), Operator: Military, Aircraft: C-21A, Remains Collected: No, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2007-06-06, Time: Dawn, Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Species: MALLARD, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2007-06-06, Time: Day (07:00), Operator: Military, Aircraft: C-40B, Remains Collected: No, Species: MALLARD, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2007-05-31, Time: Dusk (16:50), Operator: Military, Aircraft: C-37A, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 140 knots, Phase of Flight: Approach, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2007-05-30, Time: Day (17:30), Operator: Military, Aircraft: C-37A, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 125 knots, Phase of Flight: Approach, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2007-05-23, Time: Day (15:30), Operator: Military, Aircraft: C-17A, Remains Collected: No, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2007-05-11, Time: Day (10:00), Operator: Military, Aircraft: KC-135E, Remains Collected: No, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2007-05-02, Time: Day (15:00), Operator: Military, Aircraft: C-40B, Remains Collected: No, Species: BIRD OR BAT, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2007-05-01, Time: Night (20:00), Operator: Military, Aircraft: C-40B, Remains Collected: No, Species: YELLOW-RUMPED WARBLER, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2007-04-21, Time: Night (22:00), Operator: Military, Aircraft: KC-135T, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 145 knots, Phase of Flight: Approach, Species: BUFFLEHEAD, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2007-04-20, Time: Night (23:36), Operator: Military, Aircraft: E-4B, Remains Collected: No, Speed: 140 knots, Phase of Flight: Approach, Species: SAVANNAH SPARROW, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
Date: 2007-04-04, Time: Day (10:35), Operator: Military, Remains Collected: No, Species: RING-BILLED GULL, Report Type: BASH
Comments: SOURCE = BASH NR xxxxxx
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1995 Wildlife Incidents

Date: 1995-11-16, Time: Night, Operator: Privately Owned, Aircraft: PA-30 TWIN COMANCHE (Airplane), Mass: <= 2,250 kg, Engines: 2, Power Type: Reciprocating engine (piston), Registration: N8425Y, Remains Collected: No, Phase of Flight: Descent, Birds Struck: 1, Species: GEESE, Size: Large, Damage: Substantial, Strikes/Damages: Struck & Damaged windshield, Effect On Flight: Other, Report Type: PACIR
Remarks: A/C DECLARED EMERGENCY AFTER GOOSE SHATTERED WINDSHIELD. A/C DIVERTED, LANDED ON RY 19L WITH ARFF STANDING BY & TAXIED TO RAMP. NO INJURIES REPTD.
Date: 1995-06-14, Time: Dusk, Sky: Some Cloud, Precipation: None, Operator: Government, Aircraft: B-707 (Airplane), Mass: 27,001 - 272,000 kg, Engines: 4, Power Type: Turbofan, Remains Collected: No, Runway: 1R, Phase of Flight: Take-off run, Birds Struck: 1, Species: BIRD, Pilot warned of birds/wildlife: No, Strikes/Damages: Struck Engine 2, Effect On Flight: Precautionary Landing, Report Type: FAA Form 5200-7
Comments: OPER = US GOVT. A/C = H/Bxxx
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1991 Wildlife Incidents

Date: 1991-09-09, Time: Day, Aircraft: PA-28 (Airplane), Mass: <= 2,250 kg, Engines: 1, Power Type: Reciprocating engine (piston), Remains Collected: No, Above Ground: 800 ft, Phase of Flight: Climb, Birds Struck: 2-10, Species: BIRD - MEDIUM, Size: Medium, Pilot warned of birds/wildlife: No, Damage: Minor, Strikes/Damages: Struck & Damaged Landing Gear, Report Type: FAA Form 5200-7
Comments: OPERATOR = LARRY WALKERDATE = POSTMARK
Remarks: MINOR DAMAGE TO RIGHT MAIN LANDING GEAR DOOR. TIME = 1221


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