FODNews Roundup – January 3rd, 2018

Challenges of Regulating Small Drones

Why are Unmanned Aerial Vehicles so difficult to regulate, and why are there so few documented cases of accidents involving UAV’s?

Image Credit: Goh Rhy Yan


Farewell, Piper

Piper the airport dog, famous on social media for wearing goggles while chasing birds away from Cherry Capital Airport in Traverse City, Michigan, has passed away.

Image Source: Cherry Capital Airport K9


Now That’s Clean!

If you’re a facilities manager looking for inspiration, check out this short video of a spotless wig-making factory in the Philippines

Image: YouTube Screenshot


Keep your Work Wear FOD Free

Our FOD Suits have no pockets, zippers, buttons or ties, so there’s nothing to break off and no way to carry loose items that can turn into debris.

Image Source: The FOD Control Corporation

FOD on the USS Peleliu

Near Miss! Plane Narrowly Avoids Hitting Idiots on Runway

Sound Breaker – Check This Out!

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Exploding Blade Off Test

Bird Strikes Prop Plane

FOD RAP: A Musical Training Video

Dramatic Video: Bird Strike Sets Plane on Fire

F16 Bird Strike and Eject

Jet Sucking All in Its Path (YouTube)

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Doctor FOD and the Wayward Body

Relax while “In the Air” (PowerPoint)

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San Antonio’s FOD Program

San Antonio’s FOD Program

Salute to the Chicken Gun (YouTube)

Duck vs. Jet Engine (YouTube)