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African airline reports drone collision with passenger jet

Discussion in 'News' started by LuvMyTJ, Jan 6, 2017.

  1. LuvMyTJ

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    An African airline reported Friday that one of its planes collided with a drone while approaching the airport in Tete, Mozambique.
    Linhas Aereas de Mozambique (LAM) said on its Facebook page that the Boeing 737-700 was approaching Tete from Maputo on Thursday about 5:15 p.m. local time with 86 people aboard when the incident happened. The plane landed safely without any injuries. [read more at source linked below]

    SOURCE: http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/2017/01/06/african-airline-reports-drone-collision-passenger-jet/96237622/

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  2. anthony h-ellary

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    looks like a phantom to me

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  3. Richk

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    It looks to large to be a drone or at least it would have had to be one of the larger commercial drones
     
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