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A bird strike is when a flying bird hits an aircraft causing important damage to it's structure. This phenomenon is obviously more common to see during high speed flying, but in can also happen in the ground when a bird is suctioned by an engine, especially with a jet engine.
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The effects from a birdstrike in a C-130 Hercules aircraft when a Bald Eagle crashes through the cockpit window.

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