Photo: Nick Laham/Getty Images
Photo: Nick Laham/Getty Images

Bald eagle poses for flawless selfies in front of airport security camera

The eagle perched on a railing directly in front of the camera lens. A plane could be seen in the background of at least one of the images airport officials shared on social media. 

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There were multiple theories about why the eagle visited the airport. 

“We think he just stopped by for a plane-spotting selfie,” officials said on the airport’s Twitter account

CBS Denver reported that others thought the bald eagle made his presence known for Colorado’s birthday. Colorado officially became a state 142 years ago on Wednesday. 

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