Drone spotted by pilots flying into CLT Airport

- Two commercial passenger carrying airlines had a near miss with a drone this Saturday, according to Charlotte Air Traffic Control.

The incidents happened between 6:15 p.m. and 6:45 p.m. while the planes were on final approach to runway 23 at Charlotte-Douglas International Airport, according to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police.

The pilots saw the drone at 2000 MSL and 2300 MSL, which coincides with the 3400 block of Brookshire Boulevard.

 

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