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What is the average speed of a pigeon?

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Pigeons fly at about 90 to a max of 110 kmph in air. They can escape the clutches of the peregrine falcon, it's main predator. Their speed has been adapted to conquer the peregrine falcon's extreme speed. In miles per hour, it's 56 to 68.4 miph.

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