How High Can Birds Fly?


Most birds fly below 500 feet except during migration or hunting. They do this in order to conserve energy. One of the highest flights recorded for birds was a flock of whooping swans observed flying at 29,000 feet over Ireland. You can find more information here:
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Well the helicopters can't fly over 15,000 feet cause that's were they are limited to flying. If they go above 15,000 feet the air gets to thin for the rotors to grab onto there going
by wind, and they flap there wings, and they are light, so they get pushes in the air high enough.
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