Keeping the Manas Airways Clean with Jet and Peach

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Jet lands on the wrist of bird trainer Stephen Farrell. (Photo: David Trilling)

During the course of nine months, US military aircraft at the Manas Transit Center outside of Bishkek had run-ins with 59 birds, causing $350,000 in damage to the airplanes.

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David Trilling is the Central Asia news editor for EurasiaNet.

Keeping the Manas Airways Clean with Jet and Peach

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