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    UAVs or Drones

    This is a discussion on UAVs or Drones within the Everyday Life forums, part of the Community channel category; Heathrow plane strike 'not a drone incident https://www.theguardian.com/technolo...drone-incident Transport secretary tells MPs that incident reported by BA pilot on 17 ...

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      Re: UAVs or Drones

      Heathrow plane strike 'not a drone incident

      https://www.theguardian.com/technolo...drone-incident
      Transport secretary tells MPs that incident reported by BA pilot on 17 April is now not thought to have involved drone

      A passenger plane believed to have been struck by an unknown object as it approached Heathrow is now not thought to have been hit by a drone, the government has said.

      The pilot of a British Airways flight from Geneva reported a suspected collision with a drone on 17 Aprilbut the transport secretary, Patrick McLoughlin, told MPs on Thursday that experts believed this was not “a drone incident”...


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      Re: UAVs or Drones

      Thought???
      Based on what evidence??
      His eyes are better than the pilot's (who was here)???

      Does his kids own one and he wants to let them "play" without supervision or training??

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      Re: UAVs or Drones

      Or for UFO conspiracy theorists who believe the government are failing to tell us....

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      Re: UAVs or Drones

      Quote Originally Posted by marjohn56 View Post
      Or for UFO conspiracy theorists who believe the government are failing to tell us....
      There is probably more chance of that happening, than a drone bringing down a plane I expect.

      I'm sure on sky the other day on the news they mentioned it was a carrier bad that hit the plane, not a drone.

     

     
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