Air Force veteran shoos away birds to help US’s Afghan mission

February 14, 2018 3:15 am stripes.com
Air Force veteran shoos away birds to help US’s Afghan mission

BAGRAM AIR FIELD, Afghanistan — Driving around the U.S.’s largest military base in Afghanistan with Paul Edlund feels like an Alfred Hitchcock film: You’re constantly on the lookout for birds. The one-time Air Force munitions airman is now a wildlife biologist with the 455th Air Expeditionary Wing, completing a four-month tenure that has put him in charge of the Bird Aircraft Strike Hazard, or BASH, program at the base. His…

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