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AIRCRAFT pilots have been asked to respect an informal no-fly zone over Edinburgh Zoo following fears that the noise from low-flying planes and helicopters could cause the pregnant panda to lose her cub.
Pilots were asked to avoid flying over Edinburgh Zoo during the breeding season so as not to disturb the animals, including giant panda Tian Tian.
Tian Tian the female giant panda who is believed to be pregnant is well and zoo staff are "keeping their fingers crossed" that a cub will arrive at the end of the month.
GIANT panda Tian Tian is believed to be pregnant and may give birth by the end of the month.