Aviation Photo #1681466 Airbus A319-132 - Turkish Airlines

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Photo Added: April 08, 2010

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Anonymous
12 years ago
Please, just tell me that this is the effect from a zoom ! If not, the authorities at this airport should just be fired to let an aircraft take off or land in such conditions ! It looks insane to my untrained eyes !
Anonymous
12 years ago
How Bird can You Count? Great!*****
Anonymous
12 years ago
Thats a bird strike waiting to happen
Anonymous
12 years ago
Fly me to the moon ;)
Anonymous
12 years ago
Great photo!!!
Anonymous
12 years ago
Whoaa,...
Why did the plane start?
Didn't anyone in tower see
this huge crowd of birds.

Great moment!
Anonymous
12 years ago
Damn that's scary!
Anonymous
12 years ago
Birds of a feather flock together.
Anonymous
12 years ago
One of the pilots worst enemies!
Anonymous
12 years ago
So this is what the ATIS means. Bird activity vicinity airport. Haha good catch.
Anonymous
12 years ago
"Birds", by Alfred Hitchcock ? Very nice photo !
Anonymous
12 years ago
Now that doesn't look too good.
Anonymous
12 years ago
Eat your heart out, Alfred Hitchcock.
Anonymous
12 years ago
The Air Force attacks
Anonymous
12 years ago
Too crowded...
Anonymous
12 years ago
Is this one in Take-off mode ?!! if so then what was the pilot thinking about while watching all those birds with all the chances of bird strikes !!!!!
Anonymous
12 years ago
Uh ooh!
Anonymous
12 years ago
Holy cow, that's a lot of birds!!!
Anonymous
12 years ago
That's why IST atis says 'caution, bird activity over and around the field!'. impressive catch!
Anonymous
12 years ago
Bird storm !!! Good shot !
Anonymous
12 years ago
Superrr
Anonymous
12 years ago
Wonderful photographic moment!
Anonymous
12 years ago
No bird strike haha?!
Anonymous
12 years ago
Awesome
Anonymous
12 years ago
Ok now, WHO threw up? ;)
Anonymous
12 years ago
Super
Anonymous
12 years ago
Wow.
Anonymous
12 years ago
Beautiful
Anonymous
12 years ago
Was Mr. Hitchcock somewhere near or is it just because the airport is next to a large waste dump?
Anonymous
12 years ago
1 mechanical Bird with 10000000000.....real Birds..
Anonymous
12 years ago
Recepie for disaster. Wet runway, lots of birds, possibility of hydroplanning. Very good photo.
Anonymous
12 years ago
What an incredible sight!!
Anonymous
12 years ago
Perfect...!
Anonymous
12 years ago
What a beautiful composition! Man saw the birds could fly, and now man flies with the birds!
Anonymous
12 years ago
They should put up signs saying caution!!!!!!!!!! birds in flight!!!!!!!!! nicce pic.
Anonymous
12 years ago
Keeping rocking it in safe, congrats.
Anonymous
12 years ago
It's like a joke. Should be an effect from a zoom for sure..
Anonymous
12 years ago
I'd rather fly one of the smaller birds :)
Anonymous
12 years ago
Good
Anonymous
12 years ago
All cleared for take off.
Anonymous
12 years ago
Every pilot´s nightmare
Anonymous
12 years ago
Bad luck!
Anonymous
11 years ago
Fabulous shot! Congrats - this is the one shot in a lifetime!
Anonymous
11 years ago
Was the flight aborted
Anonymous
11 years ago
They appear so suddenly. They surely love to do this especially when the aircraft is almost airborne.
Anonymous
11 years ago
Bird sandwich anyone??
Anonymous
11 years ago
That would have been a nice salute to me for my birthday if I had been on that plane.
Anonymous
11 years ago
One-too many birds!
Anonymous
11 years ago
First......yes, it's a very dramatic photograph.

However, here's what I find "lacking"; guy takes great photo, posts it with absolutely now explanation, comments, whatever. In a case like this, I think the screeners should have insisted on some explanation.
Anonymous
11 years ago
Birds...the original aviators!
Anonymous
11 years ago
1 intruder on this photo: a white bird with a red tail!
Anonymous
11 years ago
Angry birds attacking green pigs inside plane !
Anonymous
10 years ago
I agree with earlier commenter; photog should give some explanation, what kind of birds, anything.
Having said that, it's a wonderful catch!
Anonymous
10 years ago
Are we heading towards a war?:)

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