Air Force Falcon Dies


Four of the Air Force Academy falcon mascots have tested positive for West Nile virus. Among them, one Prarie Falcon, a Peregrine Falcon and two GYR Falcons.

The falcon that died was a one-year-old male Peregrine named Magellan. He died over the weekend. The Academy is still awaiting test results to confirm if the bird died of West Nile.

KKTV 520 E. Colorado Colorado Springs, CO 80903 Office: (719) 634-2844 Fax: (719) 632-0808 News Fax: (719) 634-3741
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 438662 -
Gray Television, Inc.