The Peregrine Falcon is renowned as the fastest bird and the fastest animal on the planet.
Golden Eagles are powerful birds of prey and can reach speeds of around 150 miles per hour (240 kilometers per hour) when diving.
This species of swift is known for its extremely fast and agile flight. It has been reported to reach speeds of up to 105 miles per hour.
The Eurasian Hobby is a small falcon that is known for its rapid flight. It can reach speeds of around 100 miles per hour (160 kilometers per hour).
The Spur-winged Goose is the world's heaviest flying bird. Despite its size, it is a strong and fast flier.
Gyrfalcons are large falcons adapted to the Arctic. They can fly at speeds of around 80 miles per hour (129 kilometers per hour).
While not a bird, the Black Marlin is one of the fastest fish, reaching speeds of around 82 miles per hour (132 kilometers per hour).
The Red-breasted Merganser is a fast-flying duck that can reach speeds of about 80 miles per hour (129 kilometers per hour).
The common pigeon, or Rock Dove, can fly at speeds of up to 77 miles per hour (124 kilometers per hour).
Goshawks are powerful birds of prey known for their agility and speed. They can fly at speeds of around 50 miles per hour (80 kilometers per hour).