Plane pilot spots drone in Alicante airport airspace


The Guardia Civil prevented a possible ‘catastrophe’ and the closing of airspace at Alicante-Elche airport when they quickly located a person who was flying a drone at the site.

A force spokesman explained that a commercial airline pilot alerted air traffic control that he had spotted the flying robot.

Full report in Friday’s Costa Blanca News.

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