- Reporting Wildlife Aircraft Strikes
- Date issued
- Office of Primary Responsibility
- AAS-300, Office of Airport Safety and Operations - Airport Safety & Operations Division
This AC explains the importance of reporting collisions between aircraft and wildlife, more commonly referred to as wildlife strikes. It also explains recent improvements in the FAA’s Bird/Other Wildlife Strike Reporting system, how to report a wildlife strike, what happens to the wildlife strike report data, how to access the FAA National Wildlife Strike Database (NWSD), and the FAA’s Feather Identification program.
- AC 150/5200-32B (PDF)