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Fargo airport sees rise in bird-plane collisions

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FARGO -- Reported bird strikes on airplanes have risen sharply at Fargo's Hector International Airport since 2006.

That reflects greater diligence by pilots in reporting strikes, said Shawn Dobberstein, the airport's executive director.

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"I think there's just more being reported. I don't know that there's any more (strikes), at least in our situation, than there had been," he said.

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