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Drone sighting by an ABX Boeing 767-300 near Miami, Florida

The FAA reported a drone sighting by a Boeing 767-300 near Miami, Florida on 21 November 2015. Separation distance reported as 200 feet.

PRELIM INFO FROM FAA OPS: MIA/UAS INCIDENT/1616E/MIA TRACON ADVISED ABX 2266, B763, AT 4,000 FEET WHILE ON RIGHT DOWNWIND RUNWAY 9 REPORTED A UAS, TYPE UNKN, PASSED OFF THEIR LEFT WING AT 3,800 FEET. NO EVASIVE ACTION TAKEN. MIA DADE AVIATION UNIT NOTIFIED

MOR Alert: ABX2266 B763 IFR TJSJ-KMIA. WHILE ON RIGHT DOWNWIND TO RY9 AT MIA LEVEL AT 4000′, ACFT RPTD THAT A DRONE PASSED OFF HIS LEFT, LOCATION WAS APROX 2-4 NM N OF TMB AIRPORT AT 3800′ (WITHIN CLASS BRAVO). DEN/ROC NTFD.

Aircraft: Boeing 767-300
Operator: ABX
Flight: ABX2266
Aircraft altitude: 4000 ft
Separation: 200 feet
Source: FAA


Please note:

This information is based on an unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) sighting as reported to the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). A UAS can be a personal drone (e.g. a quadcopter), or a larger military drone.
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 sighting by a United Air Lines Boeing 767-300 near Herndon, Virginia

The FAA reported a drone sighting by a Boeing 767-300 near Herndon, Virginia on 16 October 2015. Separation distance reported as 700 feet.

PRELIM INFO FROM FAA OPS: HERNDON, VA/UAS INCIDENT/1538E/POTOMAC TRACON REPORTED UNITED 914, B763, PARIS, FRANCE – DULLES, VA, OBSERVED A DARK COLOR QUAD-COPTER AT 2,300 FEET 11 SSE HERNDON. NO EVASIVE ACTION TAKEN. BULL RUN REGIONAL PARK AND FAIRFAX COUNTY SHERIFF NOTIFIED.

MOR Alert for PCT
Type: Public inquiry or concern (including all pilot reported NMACs)
Date/Time: Oct 16, 2015 – 1930Z
A/C: UAL914 (H/B763/L)

Summary: DCA#3: AT 1930Z, UAL914, H/B763/L, DCA260/16, 3000′, REPORTED A DRONE AT 2300′ ON THE EAST DOWNWIND RWY 01C. DISCRIPTION: A DARK QUAD COPTER ON THE AML160/11, 2300′. DEN NOTIFIED. AS WELL AS BULL RUN REGIONAL PARK POLICE: FAIRFAX COUNTY POLICE, AND PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY POLICE

Aircraft: Boeing 767-300
Operator: United Air Lines
Flight: UA914
Aircraft altitude: 3000 ft
Separation: 700 feet
Source: FAA


Please note:

This information is based on an unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) sighting as reported to the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). A UAS can be a personal drone (e.g. a quadcopter), or a larger military drone.
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 sighting by a British Airways Boeing 767-300 near Blackwood Terrace, New Jersey

The FAA reported a drone sighting by a Boeing 767-300 near Blackwood Terrace, New Jersey on 21 August 2015. Separation distance reported as 100 feet.

PRELIM INFO FROM FAA OPS: BLACKWOOD TERRACE, NJ/UAS INCIDENT/2030E/PHL TRACON ADVISED BRITISH AIRWAYS 69V, B763, LONDON HEATHROW-PHL, REPORTED POSSIBLE UAS PASSED 100 FEET FROM ACFT AT 6,000 FEET VCNTY BLACKWOOD. UNKN IF ANY EVASIVE ACTION TAKEN. NO DESCRIPTION GIVEN. UNKN IF LEO NOTIFIED.

Aircraft: Boeing 767-300
Operator: British Airways
Flight: BA69V
Aircraft altitude: 6000 ft
Separation: 100 feet
Source: FAA


Please note:

This information is based on an unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) sighting as reported to the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). A UAS can be a personal drone (e.g. a quadcopter), or a larger military drone.
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 sighting by a Delta Air Lines Boeing 767-300 near San Francisco, California

The FAA reported a drone sighting by a Boeing 767-300 near San Francisco, California on 21 July 2015. Separation distance reported as 2 miles feet.

PRELIM INFO FROM FAA OPS: SAN FRANCISCO, CA/UAS INCIDENT/1805P/NORTHERN CALIFORNIA TRACON ADVISED DELTA 1775, B763, AT 8,000 FEET 26 MILES EAST OF SAN FRANCISCO, OBSERVED A METALLIC UAS OPERATING 2 MILES EAST OF ACFT. NO EVASIVE ACTION TAKEN. ALAMEDA COUNTY SHERIFF NOTIFIED.

MOR Alert for NCT
Number: NCT-M-2015/07/20-0007
Type: Other
Date/Time: Jul 21, 2015 – 0100Z
A/C: DAL1775 (B763)

Summary: DAL1775 INBOUND TO SFO REPORTED A POSSIBLE DRONE APPROXIMATELY 26 MILES EAST OF SFO AT 8000. THE PILOT REPORTED IT WAS BLACK, SILVER AND STATIONARY, APPROXIMATELY 1000 FT OFF HIS RIGHT SIDE. ALAMEDA COUNTY SHERIFF ADVISED.

Aircraft: Boeing 767-300
Operator: Delta Air Lines
Flight: DL1775
Aircraft altitude: 8000 ft
Separation: 2 miles feet
Source: FAA


Please note:

This information is based on an unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) sighting as reported to the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). A UAS can be a personal drone (e.g. a quadcopter), or a larger military drone.
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 sighting by an American Airlines Boeing 767-300 near New York, New York

The FAA reported a drone sighting by a Boeing 767-300 near New York, New York on 19 July 2015. Separation distance reported as unknown.

PRELIM INFO FROM FAA OPS: JFK/UAS INCIDENT/1732E/JFK ATCT RECEIVED A UAS REPORT FROM AMERICAN 44, B763, JFK – PARIS, FRANCE, SOUTHEAST BOUND AFTER RWY 13 DEPARTURE AT 1,500 FEET REPORTED A SILVER UAS JUST BELOW AND TO THE LEFT OF HIS LEFT WING. TOWER PERSONNEL OBSERVED SILVER OBJECT AND CALLED PORT AUTHORITY TO INVESTIGATE. MAY HAVE BEEN SILVER BALLOONS OBSERVED BLOWING OVER ARPT FENCE BY GROUND PERSONNEL. SEARCH BY NY PORT AUTHORITY RESULTED IN NEGATIVE FINDINGS. NO EVASIVE ACTION TAKEN BY DEPARTING ACFT.

MOR Alert for JFK
Number: JFK-M-2015/07/19-0008
Type: Public inquiry or concern (including all pilot reported NMACs)
Date/Time: Jul 19, 2015 – 2132Z
A/C: AAL44 (B763)

Summary: 2132Z: AAL44, B763, KJFK->LFPG, RWY 13R REPORTED A DRONE BELOW OFF HIS LEFT WING AFTER DEPARTING RWY 13R SOUTHEASTBOUND. NO EVASIVE MANEUVERS REPORTED OR OBSERVED. THE AIRCRAFT WAS APPROXIMATELY AT 1500FT AT THE TIME OF THE REPORT ABEAM THE DEPARTURE END OF RWY 13R. A CLUSTER OF WHAT APPEARED TO BE SILVER BALLONS WAS VISIBLE FROM THE TOWER IN THE AREA OF THE REPORT MOVING NORTHWEST BOUND. THEY LANDED ON THE TERMINAL 5 RAMP ABEAM GATES 6 AND 7. PORT AUTHORITY OPERATIONS ADVISED. THE BALLOONS WERE NOT RECOVERED BUT TERMINAL 5 PERSONNELL ADVISED PORT AUTHORITY OPERATIONS OF SEEING A CLUSTER OF BALLONS BLOW OVER THE BOUNDARY FENCE. NO FURTHER REPORTS FROM OTHER DEPARTING OR ARRIVING AIRCRAFT. DEN NOTIFIED AT 2142Z.

Aircraft: Boeing 767-300
Operator: American Airlines
Flight: AA44
Aircraft altitude: 1500 ft
Separation: unknown
Source: FAA


Please note:

This information is based on an unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) sighting as reported to the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). A UAS can be a personal drone (e.g. a quadcopter), or a larger military drone.
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 sighting by a Delta Air Lines Boeing 767-300 near New York, New York

The FAA reported a drone sighting by a Boeing 767-300 near New York, New York on 4 July 2015. Separation distance reported as 500 feet.

FOLLOW UP INFO FROM FAA OPS: JFK/UAS INCIDENT/1055E/DELTA 47, B763, AMSTERDAM – JFK, OBSERVED A YELLOW UAS 23 MILES EAST OF JFK, WHILE AT 4,000 FEET, APPROXIMATELY 500 FT BELOW ACFT. NO EVASIVE ACTION TAKEN. SUFFOLK COUNTY PD

Aircraft: Boeing 767-300
Operator: Delta Air Lines
Flight: DL47
Aircraft altitude: 4000 ft
Separation: 500 feet
Source: FAA


Please note:

This information is based on an unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) sighting as reported to the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). A UAS can be a personal drone (e.g. a quadcopter), or a larger military drone.
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 sighting by a UPS Boeing 767-300 near Miami, Florida

The FAA reported a drone sighting by a Boeing 767-300 near Miami, Florida on 19 May 2015. Separation distance reported as unknown.

PRELIM INFO FROM FAA OPS: MIA/UAS INCIDENT/0906E/MIA APCH ADVISED UPS 417, B763, SKBO – MIA, REPORTED A BRIGHT TURQUOISE BLUE COPTER TYPE UAS OPERATING AT 5,000 FEET 7 SW MIA. NO EVASIVE ACTION TAKEN. MIAMI DADE AVIATION DEPT NOTIFIDE

MOR Alert for MIA
Number: MIA-M-2015/05/19-0006
Type: VFR A/C in proximity to terrain/obstructions affecting safety of flight
Date/Time: May 19, 2015 – 2327Z
A/C:

Summary: MIAMI METRO DADE POLICE BASED AT TMB AIRPORT REPORTED A LARGE DRONE (1/2 THE SIZE OF A CAR) FLYING APPROXIMATELY 1 MILE WEST OF THE MARLIN STADIUM (APPROXIMATELY 2-3 EAST/SOUTHEAST OF MIA). THE REPORTED ALTITUDE IS 300-500 FEET. THE POLICE HELICOPTER (MP4) WILL DEPLOY TO THE AREA WHERE THE DRONE IS REPORTED.

Aircraft: Boeing 767-300
Operator: UPS
Flight: UPS417
Aircraft altitude: 5000 ft
Separation: unknown
Source: FAA


Please note:

This information is based on an unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) sighting as reported to the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). A UAS can be a personal drone (e.g. a quadcopter), or a larger military drone.
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 sighting by an American Airlines Boeing 767-300 near New York, New York

The FAA reported a drone sighting by a Boeing 767-300 near New York, New York on 22 February 2015. Separation distance reported as unknown.

PRELIM INFO FROM FAA OPS: JFK/UAS INCIDENT/1544E/NY TRACON ADVISED AMERICAN 199, B763, S OF ISLIP, NY AT 8,000 FEET HEADING W BOUND REPORTED SEEING A UAS. NO CONFLICTS REPORTED. SUFFOLK COUNTY PD NOTIFIED.

PRELIM INFO FROM FAA OPS: JFK/UAS INCIDENT/1536E/NY TRACON ADVISED NETHERLANDS REGISTERED KLM 641, B772, 5 S ISLIP, NY AT 6,000 FEET HEADING W BOUND REPORTED SEEING A UAS. NO CONFLICTS REPORTED. SUFFOLK COUNTY PD NOTIFIED.

Aircraft: Boeing 767-300
Operator: American Airlines
Flight: AA199
Aircraft altitude: 8000 ft
Separation: unknown
Source: FAA


Please note:

This information is based on an unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) sighting as reported to the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). A UAS can be a personal drone (e.g. a quadcopter), or a larger military drone.
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.