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Drone near-miss reported involving a KLM Boeing 737-800 near Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport

KLM Boeing 737-800 was reportedly involved in a near-miss with a drone near Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport on 7 May 2016. Separation distance reported as 200 feet.

KLM Flight KL1286 from Edinburgh to Amsterdam reported a drone on the left hand side of the aircraft shortly after having been cleared to land.
The aircraft was at 600 ft and reported the drone 30 m off the left hand side.
The aircraft was two nautical miles from the threshold of runway 18R.

Aircraft: Boeing 737-800
Operator: KLM
Flight: KL1286
Aircraft altitude: 600 ft
Separation: 200 feet
Source: https://www.upinthesky.nl/2016/05/07/klm-737-vliegt-vlak-langs-drone/


Please note:

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.

Drone near-miss reported involving a Travel Service Boeing 737-800 near Prague Airport

Travel Service Boeing 737-800 was reportedly involved in a near-miss with a drone near Prague Airport on 6 May 2016. Separation distance reported as unknown.

On 2016-05-06, after 08:41Z, a drone sighting at 1-1,5 NM from the threshold of the active runway (RWY 12) at Prague Airport (LKPR/PRG), Czech Republic, caused the Tower controller to instruct flight TVS1800 (a Boeing 737-800) to abort the takeoff from runway 12.
He ordered flight LZB301 (E190) to go around. Four other aircraft (CSA961, CSA505, and DHL6HX, BEL2WB) were put into holds for about 10 minutes until the situation was resolved.

Aircraft: Boeing 737-800
Operator: Travel Service
Flight: TVS1200
Aircraft altitude: ft
Separation: unknown
Source: http://www.uzpln.cz/cs/aktuality


Please note:

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.

Drone near-miss reported involving a KLM Airbus A330 near Zwolle

KLM Airbus A330 was reportedly involved in a near-miss with a drone near Zwolle on 5 May 2016. Separation distance reported as 1640 feet.

KLM flight 406 from Astana to Amsterdam reported observing a drone in the vicinity of Zwolle, the Netherlands.
Horizontal separation was a bout 500 m (1640 ft); vertical separation was 300-450 m (985-1475 ft) below the aircraft.

Aircraft: Airbus A330
Operator: KLM
Flight: KL406
Aircraft altitude: 17100 ft
Separation: 1640 feet
Source: ANP


Please note:

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.

Drone near-miss reported involving a Widerøe DHC-8-400 near Bergen

Widerøe DHC-8-400 was reportedly involved in a near-miss with a drone near Bergen on 26 April 2016. Separation distance reported as 330 feet.

The de Havilland Canada DHC-8-402Q Dash 8, LN-WDL, was involved in an airprox incident with a drone.
The aircraft was descending through 5500 ft on approach to Bergen Airport, Norway.

Aircraft: DHC-8-400
Operator: Widerøe
Flight: WH408
Aircraft altitude: 5500 ft
Separation: 330 feet
Source: http://www.nrk.no/hordaland/passasjerfly-naer-truffet-av-drone-1.12918369


Please note:

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.

Drone near-miss reported involving an Aer Lingus Airbus A320 near Paris-CDG

n Aer Lingus Airbus A320 was reportedly involved in a near-miss with a drone near Paris-CDG on 20 April 2016. Separation distance reported as 490 feet.

Flight EI526 was approaching runway 09L at Charles de Gaulle airport when the flight crew saw a drone, about 150 m from their right hand wing. The aircraft, EI-DEA, was flying at about 7500 ft at the time.
The aircraft landed safely 11 minutes later.

Aircraft: Airbus A320
Operator: Aer Lingus
Flight: EI526
Aircraft altitude: 7500 ft
Separation: 490 feet
Source: http://www.independent.ie/irish-news/aer-lingus-plane-reportedly-dodges-collision-with-drone-over-paris-34647768.html


Please note:

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.

Drone near-miss reported involving a skyding aircraft near Parafield Airport, SA

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
Operator:
Flight:
Aircraft altitude: 1100 ft
Separation: 100 feet
Source: http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-04-20/drone-in-near-miss-with-light-plane-in-adelaide:-casa/7339908?section=sa


Please note:

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.

Drone near-miss reported involving an easyJet Airbus A319 near Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport

easyJet Airbus A319 was reportedly involved in a near-miss with a drone near Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport on 1 April 2016. Separation distance reported as unknown.

Flight EZY7926 (G-EZEV) was on final approach to runway 18C at Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport when it was warned by ATC that the preceding two flights had reported a drone.
The flight reported observing three drones over ‘little village about 2 miles out’ (Zwanenburg) on the right hand side of the aircraft.
The approach was continued.

Aircraft: Airbus A319
Operator: easyJet
Flight: EZY7926
Aircraft altitude: 800 ft
Separation: unknown
Source: LiveATC


Please note:

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.

Drone near-miss reported involving a KLM Cityhopper Fokker 70 near Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport

KLM Cityhopper Fokker 70 was reportedly involved in a near-miss with a drone near Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport on 1 April 2016. Separation distance reported as 300 feet.

Flight KL1986 (PH-KZM) was approaching runway 18C at Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport when
it was warned by ATC that the preceding flight had reported a drone.
The flight confirmed observing the a drone on the left hand side of the aircraft.
The approach was continued.

Aircraft: Fokker 70
Operator: KLM Cityhopper
Flight: KL1986
Aircraft altitude: 1200 ft
Separation: 300 feet
Source: LiveATC


Please note:

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.

Drone near-miss reported involving a KLM Cityhopper Embraer ERJ-190 near Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport

KLM Cityhopper Embraer ERJ-190 was reportedly involved in a near-miss with a drone near Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport on 1 April 2016. Separation distance reported as 200-400 feet.

Flight KL1904 (PH-EZE) was on final approach to runway 18C at Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport when the flight reported observing a drone on the right hand side of the aircraft.
The approach was continued.
The crew reported that drone was about 100 ft to their right hand side and with a vertical separation of at about 200-400 below the aircraft.

Aircraft: Embraer ERJ-190
Operator: KLM Cityhopper
Flight: KL1904
Aircraft altitude: 1200 ft
Separation: 200-400 feet
Source: LiveATC


Please note:

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.

Drone near-miss reported involving an aircraft near Charlotte, NC

aircraft was reportedly involved in a near-miss with a drone near Charlotte, NC on 12 March 2016. Separation distance reported as unknown.

Two passenger aircraft reported passing close to drones while on final approach to runway 23. Time between 18:15 and 18:45.

Aircraft: aircraft
Operator:
Flight:
Aircraft altitude: 2300 ft
Separation: unknown
Source: http://www.wcnc.com/news/local/2-planes-report-nearly-striking-drones-in-charlotte/84029876


Please note:

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.