Welcome to the home page of the International Bird Strike Committee.
The International Bird Strike Committee (IBSC) is a voluntary association of representatives from organizations who aim to improve commercial, military, and private aviation flight safety, by sharing knowledge and understanding concerning the reduction of the frequency and risk of collisions between aircraft, birds and other wildlife.
The collection, analysis, and dissemination of data to describe and define operational as well as functional, regulatory, and legal aspects of the bird strike risk to aviation;
The description and evaluation of methods to define and reduce the severity, frequency and costs of bird strikes, to define and increase the ability of aircraft to tolerate the bird strike event, and to help air crews to anticipate and react adequately;
The cooperation and collaboration on investigative efforts in order to broaden applicability of results while minimizing duplication of effort.