So, here are two things that don't mix: birds and rockets. In 1995, NASA found that out the hard way when a fleet of woodpeckers royally sabotaged a shuttle launch. Mating season will do that to you, ya know?
If It Weren't For You Meddling 'Peckers!
Oh, Get A Room
Launch Pad Woodpecker Patrol
You need to see this footage of people blasting airhorns at birds at the lanuch pad.
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Written by Joanie Faletto August 17, 2017
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