• Spine Tailed Swift

    Spine Tailed Swift

    Spine Tailed Swift is the fastest bird in the world as it...

  • Frigate Bird

    Frigate Bird

    Frigate Bird is second fastest flying bird in the world which flies...

  • Spur Winged Goose

    Spur Winged Goose

    Spur Winged Goose is the worlds third fastest flying bird...

  • Red-Breasted Merganser

    Red-Breasted Merganser

    Red-Breasted Merganser can fly with a speed of 129 km/h that...

  • White Rumped Swift

    White Rumped Swift

    White Rumped Swift, the fifth fastest bird in the world with swifter...

  • Canvasback Duck

    Canvasback Duck

    Canvasback Duck are found in North American and Central...

  • Eider Duck

    Eider Duck

    Eider Duck are found in the Northern Hemisphere of the world...

  • Teal

    Teal

    Teal can fly with a speed of 109 km/h therefore it is ranked...

  • Mallard Duck

    Mallard Duck

    Mallard Duck flies with a speed of 105 km/h. The Mallard is...

  • Pintail Duck

    Pintail Duck

    Pintail Duck is the tenth sharpest animal which flies equally like...

  • Spine Tailed Swift
  • Frigate Bird
  • Spur winged Goose
  • Red-Breasted Merganser
  • White Rumped Swift
  • Canvasback Duck
  • Eider Duck
  • Teal
  • Mallard Duck
  • Pintail Duck

It is a common concept that small birds fly faster than the large birds. True, the perfect example of this concept is Spine Tailed Swift, which is the fastest bird in the world. There are thousands of bird species found on the continents of the world but the top ten fastest flying birds on earth are given below with short information.

Spine Tailed Swift

Spine Tailed Swift

Spine Tailed Swift is the fastest bird in the world as it travels with a speed of 171 km per hour. Spine tailed swift are mostly found in eastern and northern Australia. Most of the spine tailed swifts feed on flying insects, such as termites, ants, beetles and flies like other birds of its kind.

Frigate Bird

Frigate Bird

Frigate Bird is second fastest flying bird in the world which flies with a speed of 153 km/h. These birds feed on sea food mostly fishes, jellyfish and squids. They are found mostly in North American and Central American countries.

Spur Winged Goose

Spur Winged Goose

Spur Winged Goose is the worlds third fastest flying bird. It can fly 142 kilometers per hour. They are the largest birds of goose family. Their natural habitat is seasonal and permanent wetlands. They are found mostly in African countries.

Red-Breasted Merganser

Red-Breasted Merganser

Red-Breasted Merganser can fly with a speed of 129 km/h that is why it is ranked as the fourth fastest flying bird in the world. They are central American birds as well. They breed on aquatic fishes and frogs.

White Rumped Swift

White Rumped Swift

White Rumped Swift, the fifth fastest bird in the world with swifter speed of 129 Km/h. Live in Morroco and Spain, this bird breed mostly in sub-Saharan region. They eat insects which they catch with their small beak.

Canvasback Duck

Canvasback Duck

Canvasback Duck are found in North American and Central American regions of the world. They can fly with a speed of 124 kilometers per hour. It eats green aquatic vegetation. It is 13-19 inches in length with a wingspan of 34 inches.

Eider Duck

Eider Duck

Eider Duck are found in the Northern Hemisphere of the world. The speed of this sharpest animal of the world is 113 km/h. It is the seventh fastest bird in the world.

Teal

Teal

Teal can fly with a speed of 109 km/h therefore it is ranked as the eight largest bird on the earth.

Mallard Duck

Mallard Duck

Mallard Duck flies with a speed of 105 km/h. The Mallard is 56–65 cm long, has a wingspan of 81–98 cm, and weighs 0.9–1.2 kg. It is highly migratory bird and breeds in central and north American regions.

Pintail Duck

Pintail Duck

Pintail Duck is the tenth sharpest animal which flies equally like Mallard. It breeds in the northern areas of Europe, Asia and North America.

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