Rex_Omar From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 3, posted (14 years 3 months 1 week 5 days 4 hours ago) and read 1650 times:
Patrick Hogan, spokesman for the Metropolitan Airports Commission, said the pilot didn't radio for an emergency landing, but "needed to land here because of a problem." He also said that a hole that size was unusual
Philly phlyer From United States of America, joined May 1999, 317 posts, RR: 1
Reply 4, posted (14 years 3 months 1 week 4 days 23 hours ago) and read 1614 times:
At this time of year in North America, you see a large number of geese flying south in formation at higher than normal altitudes.
My question would be as follows:
> If the bird were big enough and hit the leading edge just right with enough force, could it do that type of damage? [Could this damage have been done if they hit a large bird (goose) while flying at a relatively high speed during the initial low altitude flight?]