Drone Causes Airplane Crash for First Time in the United States: Report

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After many reports of unlawfully flown drones reports.

"The NTSB knows the pilot's report that he was maneuvering to avoid a drone, however the NTSB has actually not yet had the ability to separately verify that information," states NTSB representative Chris O'Neil.

"DJI is aiming to learn more about this occurrence and stands prepared to assist detectives," DJI states in a statement. "While we can not comment on what may have happened here, DJI is the industry leader in establishing educational and technological solutions to assist drone pilots steer clear of conventional airplane."

Authorities have not been able to find the drone or determine its owner.Image credits: Header

illustration based on image by Jitze Couperus and certified under CC BY 2.0

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