​​Interagency Aviation Lessons Learned 18-04 Bird Strikes

Subject: Bird strikes

Area of Concern: Flight Safety

Distribution: All Aviation Activities

Discussion: At approximately 1440 MST on May 12, 2018, a contractor owned and government operated Beech 200 King Air departed the Phoenix-Mesa Gateway airport in response to a fire located in southeast Arizona. The aircraft was dispatched as an Aerial Supervision Module (ASM) to provide aerial supervision and as a lead plane on the fire. On board the aircraft was the pilot and an Air Tactical Supervisor (AITS).

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6/11/2018