skyding aircraft was reportedly involved in a near-miss with a drone near Parafield Airport, SA on 17 April 2016. Separation distance reported as 100 feet.
The pilot of a skyding aircraft was flying at about 1,100 feet near Parafield Airport when she spotted the drone about 100 feet beneath her.
Aircraft: skyding aircraft
Aircraft altitude: 1100 ft
Separation: 100 feet
Please note that separation distances are solely based on pilot’s judgements and not necessarily accurate since horizontal and vertical separation distances can be hard to judge.