Drone Sighting Briefly Halts Flights Into Newark-Liberty

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Two reports of an apparently rogue drone led the FAA on Jan. 22 to briefly hold flights arriving at Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) in New Jersey. In a statement, the FAA said it received two reports from incoming flights to EWR at 5 p.m. local time of a drone flying at about 3,500 ft...
Bill Carey

Bill covers business aviation and advanced air mobility for Aviation Week Network. A former newspaper reporter, he has also covered the airline industry, military aviation, commercial space and unmanned aircraft systems. He is the author of 'Enter The Drones, The FAA and UAVs in America,' published in 2016.

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