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Shield Aerodynamics Develops Bird Strike Solution

November 5th, 2014 by Rebecca Norman

Pine Bluff-based Shield Aerodynamics LLC is developing a patent-pending Environmental Defense Shield (EDS) to protect jet engines from bird strikes. “Bird strikes to engines costs the aircraft industry billions of dollars each year in repair costs and generate over 500,000 hours of airport operations downtime in the U.S.,” said Wayne Duncan, product development manager of Shield […]