Mattala, Sri Lanka. Jan 2020; B777 suffers strike on landing and departure at diversion airport.
New Braunswick, USA. Nov 2019; Pilot lands plane after windshield ingestion.
Copenhagen, Denmark. Oct 2019; Multiple goose strike without damage but aircraft returns to base.
En route. Russia. Oct 2019; video of birdstrike at altitude
Maryland, USA. Oct 2019; Bird strike grounds Navy ‘doomsday’ aircraft
Dhaka, Bangladesh. Oct 2019: 18.5 hour delay following birdstrike
Moscow, Russia. Aug 2019; Catastrophic Airliner Crash following Gull Strike on Take-off
New Orleans, USA. July 2019; Even a small dent delays a big aircraft
US Airbase, Japan. May 2019; Millions of damage caused by birdstrike to stealth fighter jet.
Avalon, Australia. Mar 2019; Video clip showing C17 abort take-off.
Shetland, UK. Mar 2019; Replacement aircraft summonsed following bird strike.
Karachi, Pakistan. Feb 2019; Diversion and nose cone damage sustained following bird strike
Delhi, India. Jan 2019; Investigation confirms how close near catastrophic strike was.
Sarasota, USA. Dec 2018; Fuel dump required for safe return after non-damaging strike.
Portland, USA. Nov 2018; Even a reported birdstrike with no damage returns flight.
Kigali, Rwanda. Oct 2018; Flight cancellation caused by birdstrike
Copenhagen, Denmark. June 2018; Nordica flight still on ground 50 hours after birdstrike.
Arizona, USA. May 2018; Helicopter damaged by birdstrike and out of service.
Whanganui, New Zealand. April 2018; Engine 'knocked out' on take off by birdstrike
Murcia, Spain. March 2018; Double engine ingestion and fire forces rejected take-off.
India. Jan 2018; 1000 strikes and fines for leaving birds near airports.
Frankfurt, Germany. Dec 2017; In flight video of engine ingestion.
St Petersbury, Russia. Dec 2017; Huge nose cone hole following birdstrike.
Sacramento, USA. Dec 2017; Twin engined multiple goose strike at 1000'.
Dulles, USA. Nov 2017; Emergency landing despite no damage.
Tokyo, Japan. Sep 2017. Flame out of engine following strike
Iowa, USA. Apr 2017; Helicopter forced landing after striking bird in flight.
Sri Lankan airways. Mar 2017; Mid flight birdstrike results in windshield cracking.
Muscat, Oman. Mar 2017; Bad weather diversion followed by birdstrike. Factors result in significant delays for A380
Curacao, Curacao. Jan 2017; Fuel dump required to ensure safe landing.
Portland, USA. Oct 2016; Substantial engine damage after aborted take-off.
Dubai, UAE. Sep 2016; Safe landing but aircraft unfit for take-off following birdstrike
Gibraltar, Europe. Jun 2016; Aborted take-off - aircraft still grounded after 29hours.
Washington, USA. May 2016; In-flight engine shut down and emergency return following birdstrike.
Seattle, USA. Apr 2016; 150 people on board as birdstrike again destroys radome.
Key West, USA. Apr 2016; Embraer 175 looses engine to birdstrike
London, England. Mar 2016; Nocturnal strike over southern England destroys radome
Karachi, Pakistan. Feb 2016; Minimum 15 hour grounding after birdstrike
Hosea Kutaka, Namibia. Jan 2016; Aircraft fuselage holed on approach
Amsterdam, Netherlands. Jan 2016; 747 fuel dump and engine replacement after departure strike
Islamabad, Pakistan. Dec 2015; Pakistan Airliner strikes bird on windshield - long delays for passengers
Sacramento, USA. Nov 2015; Birdstrike forces engine shut down and emergency return.
Czech pilot. Oct 2015; NATO operation narrowly avoids catastrophe - birdstrike misses windshield; video review
Curacao, Caribbean. July 2015; 747 grounded after birdstrike causes engine damage - all passengers put up in hotels
Alaska, USA. July 2015; Precautionary landing of Cargo 747 as a 'common occurrence'
Athens, Greece. May 2015; Engine shutdown, aircraft returns after after thunderstorm avoidance and warnings of altitude.
Incheon, Korea. Apr 2015; 13 hour delay following non-damaging birdstrike
Beirut, Lebanon. Mar 2015; Migration event forces engine failure shortly after take-off
New York, USA. Mar 2015; Goose strike takes aircraft out of service.
York, England. Feb 2015; Light aircraft overturns after birdstrike on landing.
Miracle on the Hudon, Jan 2015; Six years on a BBC Documentary discusses the event
Sacramento, USA. Jan 2015; Engine shutdown at 5000'
Aalborg, Denmark. Dec 2014: Twin engine birdstrike on final approach
Surat, India. Nov 2014: 737 strikes Buffalo on take-off.
Denver, USA. Nov 2014: Precautionary landing of helicopter in city park after birdstrike
New York, USA. Oct 2014: Replacement aircraft needed after birdstrike on departure.
Amsterdam, Netherlands. Sept 2014: PAN PAN PAN aircraft grounded with damage to wing and engine
Zurich, Switzerland. Sept 2014: Birdstrike forces aircraft to return to Zurich.
Istanbul, Turkey. August 2014: Multiple large birdstrikes yet aircraft continues flight safely.
Girona, Spain, July 2014; Multiple gull strike causes airliner damage on landing
Moruya, Australia, July 2014; Birdstrike causes ultralight aircraft fatalities?
Auckland, New Zealand, July 2014; Airport temporarily closed following birdstrike
Cley, England, Jan 2014; Helicopter fatalities caused by geese
JFK, USA, May 2014; Geese damage wings and engine
Taijuan, China, May 2014; 10 hour delay, cancelled flight and destroyed radome following birdstrike
Las Vegas, USA April 2014; Bee strike forces overweight landing with 160 passengers on board
Swansea, England March 2014; Light aircraft crash lands and flips over after striking birds
Incheon, Korea March 2014; 170 passengers wait nearly 2 hours before birdstrike damaged aircraft safe to return to land
Hefei, China February 2014; 2 aircraft forced to return to airports following birdstrikes in one week
Illinois January 2014; Canada Goose strike through a Cessna Window
Boston December 2013; Turboprop brought back after striking Snow Buntings (30-46g)
Phillipines December 2013; broken fan blades and aircraft out of action
Phuket December 2013; delays and inspections; aircraft returned.
St Louis December 2013; emergency landing