Air Safety Report Reveals Plane ‘Narrowly Avoided’ Drone Just North of London, Air Safety Report Shows

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A drone “narrowly avoided” colliding with an AirBus at 6,000 feet, an air safety report revealed. The pilot of the A320 aircraft saw the white quadcopter drone “flash past”, reporting to air traffic control that “something had just gone over the top of him”. Another aircraft had just crossed above but the pilot said the object was […]

It’s finally happened! Drone smashes into Boeing passenger plane during landing.

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A drone crashed into a Boeing plane, causing substantial damage to the aircraft as it went to land at an airport in Mozambique. The Boeing 737-700 belonging to airline Linhas Aéreas de Moçambique (LAM) was struck as it approached Tete airport, according to the Aviation Herald. The crew heard a loud bang but continued their approach, suspecting […]

DroneTec.Solutions Starts Collecting Emails for Early Access to Its Hourly Drone Insurance.

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With incoming changes from Transport Canada coming in 2017 that will make insurance on most (if not all) drones mandatory, Toronto Startup DronTec Solutions has started collecting interest and emails from the public for early access to its hourly drone insurance. Unlike annual plans, users can turn insurance on/off as needed and only pay for what […]