There are 16 feathers in a batminton shuttle according to Olymic rules.
You are referring to a feather shuttlecock. It contains 16 goose feathers all in all. Since you are just asking for the number of feathers, then I guess my answer is already complete.
There are two parts in Badminton shuttle cock that are made of the feathers of a cockerel. Cock diameter is 1" attached with wings.
The Shuttlecock or Shuttle is the old name or original name for the "ball" in badminton. It is also commonly referred to as "the bird" or "birdie".
The frame of the high quality shuttlecock is actually 16 goose feathers secured in the cork and tide with thread. More commercial shuttlecocks use nylon mesh in place of the goose feathers.
There are two different types of shuttle. You can get plastic or feather. Both are made with a cork head. The flight is either made up from plastic or goose feathers, depending on the type of shuttle.
The projectile used in Badminton is called a shuttlecock or shuttle.
A shuttlecock is the predominantly white feathery cone used to play Badminton with.
co-ordination is important in badminton so that youcan concentrate on where to hit the shuttle to