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Lufthansa E195 near collision with drone

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LH-1614 descending through 2500 feet when the crew reported that they had just had a near collision with a drone... (www.aeroinside.com) More...

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nicholasweber
They're having problems in the UK with drones and near misses. And are considering lengthy prison sentences.
preacher1
preacher1 0
Nothing good about a drone in your airspace but based on the response of the crew, it sounds like a little bit of nationalistic pride, holier than thou, jumped in there. Wasn't much ATC could do except warn other aircraft and notify the local cops.
preacher1
preacher1 -1
Posted yesterday with a different URL, which showed a very gripey, condescending outburst by the Lufthansa Grew to ATC. Sounded like typical years ago attitude of the Germans toward the POLES.
TorstenHoff
Torsten Hoff 0
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Lufthansa plane has near-miss with drone on approach to Warsaw airport

A Lufthansa flight on final approach to Warsaw nearly hit a drone flying about 100 meters away, according to the Aviation Herald, an Austrian news site. The site quoted unnamed crewmembers as complaining about Warsaw air traffic control, noting that the staff there should "take care of your airspace... it is really dangerous." The Embraer ERJ-195, which was flying at about 760 meters (about 2,500 feet) when it reported the incident, landed without further incident three minutes later.

http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2015/07/lufthansa-plane-has-near-miss-with-drone-on-approach-to-warsaw-airport
AlanFarley
Alan Farley 0
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Lufthansa E195 at Warsaw on Jul 20th 2015, near collision with drone

A Lufthansa Embraer ERJ-195, registration D-AEBD performing flight LH-1614 from Munich (Germany) to Warsaw (Poland), was on final approach to Warsaw's runway 33 descending through 2500 feet at ILS DME 6.5nm when the crew reported in quite aggravated tone that they had just had a near collision with a drone...

http://avherald.com/h?article=48996163

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