Travel Guides

Episode 5

How Do Airports Keep Birds From Striking Planes? A Wildlife Expert Explains

Wildlife strikes in 2020 were projected to cost $124 million

By Wall Street Journal

Bird strikes are one of the biggest wildlife hazards to aircraft at JFK Airport. The chief wildlife biologist for the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey explains how airports minimize these collisions on the runway. Photo illustration: Preston Jessee

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Traveling is a part of many jobs, but for these experts, it is their job. In this video series, they answer questions and shed light on aspects of travel that even the most frequent fliers may find surprising.

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