Wildlife management course enhances aircraft flight safety

Maj. Randy Wright, a pilot and the chief of safety for the 167th Airlift Wing, fires a pyrotechnic from a small pistol. The pyrotechnics are similar to small firecrackers that make a pop or whistling sound. as part of a wildlife management course taught at the wing, March 23. Pyrotechnics are one of the tactics used to scare away birds from the airfield for the safety of the aircraft and the animals.(U.S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Master Sgt. Emily Beightol-Deyerle)

PHOTO BY: Senior Master Sgt. Emily Beightol-Deyerle
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