Bird Strike Committee USA

Understanding and Reducing
Bird Hazards to Aircraft




Bird Strike USA Contact Information

General questions or comments about the site, contact webmaster Richard Dolbeer at

For more detailed information about bird strikes and other wildlife hazards, please contact the following organizations:

Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
John Weller

U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)
Mike Begier

U.S. Air Force Bird Aircraft Strike Hazard (BASH) Team

U.S. Navy BASH Team
Matt Klope

Transport Canada
Tom Lowery

Bird Strike Committee Canada

Gary Searing


World Birdstrike Association (International Bird Strike Committee)
Albert de Hoon

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