UK aircrew union British Airline Pilots Association (BALPA) urged the UK government to bring forward its program of drone education and registration following a near miss over London that it said could have had disastrous consequences. In its latest report the UK Airprox Board said that the aircraft—the airline was not identified—was on approach to London Heathrow runway 27L over Clapham, south London, when a drone-like object was seen to pass just below the aircraft’s ...

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