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Old Monday 24th April 2006, 10:35   #1
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Do swans fly?

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Am having a debate here, does swan really fly?

If they do, do they fly just like a chicken or just like a normal bird that fly high?

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Old Monday 24th April 2006, 10:39   #2
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Yes Swans do fly,hope You see one taking off and landing,a must for a swan fanatic.
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Old Monday 24th April 2006, 11:08   #3
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Old Monday 24th April 2006, 13:06   #4
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Porcelain swan flies only once, before its 'death'.
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Its so funny if u can see them fly...coz seriously i never see them fly before....maybe they r too heavy too fly.....they cant flap their wings fast enuff seriously!!
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Hi everyone,


Am having a debate here, does swan really fly?

If they do, do they fly just like a chicken or just like a normal bird that fly high?

Cheers

Swan fanatic
They most certainly do, and magnificent they are. The Whooper and bewick swans migrate thousands of miles each year. Pictures attached.
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