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Drones cause disruptions at New York airport

[ad_1] Bob Tarlau gives a detailed account of the news of the day in the United States of America every weekday morning. On Thursday, Bob told us a couple of drones caused major disruptions at a New York City airport. Download this podcast here [ad_2] Article Source

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Did a pair of drones interfere with flights at Newark Airport, or was it something else?

[ad_1] Lori Aratani Reporter focusing on transportation issues, including airports, airlines, and the nation’s railroad and subway systems January 23 at 4:42 PM One day after reports of drone activity near Newark Liberty International Airport temporarily halted flights, there are questions about whether the unmanned object spotted in the New …

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Drone sighting causes delays to six flights at Auckland Airport this evening

[ad_1] A drone spotted near Auckland Airport disrupted flights earlier this evening. An airport spokeswoman said it was flying at a height of 12,000 feet (3.65 kilometres) around 800 metres east of the Southern Motorway and about 7.2 kilometres from the airport. As a result, six flights were delayed but …

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Drone sightings briefly halt traffic at US airport

[ad_1] Flights at a major US airport were briefly suspended after reports of drone sightings. Normal service has now resumed at Newark airport in New Jersey, the 11th busiest airport in the US. A spokesman from the Federal Aviation Administration said flights into Newark were briefly suspended after two drones …

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Drone activity halts air traffic at Newark Liberty International Airport

[ad_1] Police officers stand watch at Newark Liberty International Airport on Tuesday after air traffic was temporarily halted following reports of drone activity in the area. (Julio Cortez/AP) Lori Aratani Reporter focusing on transportation issues, including airports, airlines, and the nation’s railroad and subway systems January 22 at 6:54 PM …

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Two people are arrested over ‘criminal use of drones’ at Gatwick Airport

[ad_1] A model plane enthusiast and his 54-year-old wife have been revealed as the suspects arrested over the Gatwick Airport drone mayhem – but his boss claims he was working and could not have been the culprit.  Forensic squads have been searching the home of window-fitter Paul Gait, 47, and …

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Gatwick drone chaos: Airport ‘drone drill’ planned

[ad_1] Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The chief constable said airports’ ability to deal with future drone attacks had been enhanced An airport ‘drone drill’ will take place later this year to try to improve responses to future threats after the Gatwick paralysis last month. The plan was revealed …

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Drone within 50 feet of crashing into passenger plane at Glasgow Airport

[ad_1] A pilot came within 50ft of colliding with a drone while coming into land at Glasgow Airport, it has been revealed. The Embraer E190 passenger jet was being brought into land when the pilot noticed a ‘shiny white’ drone passing directly above the aircraft. A report by aviation safety …

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Government shutdown slows Memphis International Airport drone program

[ad_1] CLOSE Memphis International Airport-led participation in FAA Unmanned Aircraft Systems Integration Pilot Program should be magnet for new technology jobs. Wayne Risher/The Commercial Appeal Memphis International Airport officials are eager for a burgeoning drone program to fly higher in 2019, but the federal government must end its shutdown first. …

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8 reports of illegal drone flying near Changi Airport over past 3 years

[ad_1] SINGAPORE: There were eight reports of unauthorised unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), commonly known as drones, that flew within 5km of Singapore’s Changi Airport over the past three years, said Senior Minister of State for Transport Lam Pin Min in Parliament on Monday (Jan 14). However, none of these cases …

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FBI, FAA Continue Investigating Reports Of Drones Near Kennedy Airport – CBS New York

[ad_1] JFK Airport as seen from Chopper 880. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880) NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Pilots have spotted drones multiple times near airports and bridges over the past week, and the sightings have raised concern over potential danger. As CBS2’s Weijia Jiang reported, the FBI and Federal Aviation Administration …

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