How fast is a White-tailed Eagle in active flight?

When I drove through Seewinkel recently, an immature White-tailed Eagle / Seeadler (Haliaeetus albicilla) took off on a field, right next to the road. As it continued its active, powerful flight low over the ground, its flight path stayed parallel to the road for a while. I wondered, how fast it would go and managed to keep the eagle’s speed. I was surprised, that the bird went with 60-65 km/h for several hundred meters!

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