Commuter Airliner Nearly Hit Drone Over Florida Airport: FAA (14)

NBC News 2014.05.10 05:43
A commuter jet nearly hit a drone in March as it approached the runway at Florida's Tallahassee Regional Airport, according to a Federal Aviation Administration official. On March 22, a US Airways commuter flight originating in Charlotte, North Carolina, "passed an unreported and apparently remotely controlled aircraft at 2300 ft., five miles northeast of the Tallahassee airport," the official said.
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