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Drone sighting by a Cessna 182 near Daytona Beach, Florida

The FAA reported a drone sighting by a Cessna 182 near Daytona Beach, Florida on 27 December 2015. Separation distance reported as unknown.

PRELIM INFO FROM FAA OPS: DAYTONA BEACH, FL/UAS INCIDENT/1725E/DAB ATCT ADVISED CESSNA C182, REPORTED A RED/ORANGE AND BLACK UAS JUST NW OF DAB AT 4,000 FEET. UNKN DESCRIPTION, EVASIVE ACTION OR IF LEO NOTIFIED.

MOR Alert for DAB
Type: Public inquiry or concern (including all pilot reported NMACs)
Date/Time: Dec 27, 2015 – 2225Z
A/C: (C182)

Summary: REPORT OF UAV JUST NW OF DAB AT 040 MSL. RED/ORANGE AND BLACK IN COLOR. STATIONARY.

Aircraft: Cessna 182
Operator:
Flight:
Aircraft altitude: 4000 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 Cessna 182 near Naples, Florida

The FAA reported a drone sighting by a Cessna 182 near Naples, Florida on 27 December 2015. Separation distance reported as unknown.

PRELIM INFO FROM FAA OPS: NAPLES, FL/UAS INCIDENT/1100E/APF ATCT ADVISED CESSNA 182, REPORTED A UAS AT 700 FEET WHILE ON 2.5 MILE FINAL RWY 14 APF. UNKN DESCRIPTION, EVASIVE ACTION OR IF LEO NOTIFIED.

MOR Alert for APF
Type: Other
Date/Time: Dec 27, 2015 – 1600Z
A/C: (C182)

Summary: PILOT REPORTED A DRONE AT 700FT WHILE ON A 2 1/2 MILE TO RUNWAY 14.

Aircraft: Cessna 182
Operator:
Flight:
Aircraft altitude: 700 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 Cessna 182 near Cleveland, Ohio

The FAA reported a drone sighting by a Cessna 182 near Cleveland, Ohio on 16 November 2015. Separation distance reported as 200 feet.

PRELIM INFO FROM FAA OPS: CHICAGO, IL/UAS INCIDENT/1047C/CAP1150, C182, AFTER DEPARTURE FROM CHICAGO EXECUTIVE ARPT HEADING NORTHWEST BOUND, OBSERVED A UAS (NO DESCRIPTION), 200 FEET BELOW ACFT HEADING NORTHEAST BOUND. NO EVASIVE ACTION TAKEN. NO LEO NOTIFICATION.

MOR Alert for PWK
Type: Other
Date/Time: Nov 16, 2015 – 1619Z
A/C: CAP1150 (C182)

Summary: CAP1150 DEPARTED PWK APPROX 1600 HEADING NW BOUND AND A DRONE WAS 200 FEET BELOW HIM HEADING NE BOUND.

Aircraft: Cessna 182
Operator:
Flight:
Aircraft altitude: 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 Cessna 182 near Mesquite, Texas

The FAA reported a drone sighting by a Cessna 182 near Mesquite, Texas on 11 November 2015. Separation distance reported as unknown.

PRELIM INFO FROM FAA OPS: MESQUITE, TX/UAS INCIDENT/2102C/DFW TRACON ADVISED VFR CESSNA C182, REPORTED A FAIRLY CLOSE ENCOUNTER WITH UAS, 6 W MESQUITE AT 2,000 FEET. NO EVASIVE ACTION REPORTED. LEOS NOT NOTIFIED.

MOR Alert: PILOT VFR DEPARTURE FROM TO HQZ. RADAR SERVICES WERE TERMINATED BY THE DS CONTROLLER @ 03000Z. THE PILOT REPORTED BACK ON FREQUENCY AT 0302Z THAT “WE HAD A CLOSE ENCOUNTER WITH A DRONE A FEW MILES BACK.” THE REPLAY INDICATES THE AIRCRAFT WAS AT APPROXIMATELY 020 MSL AT THE TIME OF THE ENCOUNTER. NO OTHER INFORMATION WAS RELAYED BY THE PILOT AND NO THERE WAS NO INDICATION NEEDING ASSISTANCE. THE CONTROLLER MADE A GENERAL BROADAST FOR ADVISORY TO OTHER AIRCRAFT IN THE AREA. DEN NOTIFIED. ROC NOTIFIED.

Aircraft: Cessna 182
Operator:
Flight:
Aircraft altitude: 2000 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 Cessna 182 near Stoddard County, Missouri

The FAA reported a drone sighting by a Cessna 182 near Stoddard County, Missouri on 8 November 2015. Separation distance reported as unknown.

PRELIM INFO FROM FAA OPS: STODDARD COUNTY, MO/UAS INCIDENT/1632C/MEMPHIS ARTCC REPORTED CESSNA C182, OBSERVED A RED METALLIC UAS WITH NO WING AT 5,000 FEET BENEATH HIM HEADING NORTHEAST BOUND 9 NNE STODDARD COUNTY. NO EVASIVE ACTION TAKEN. STODDARD COUNTY SHERIFF NOTIFIED.

MOR Alert for ZME
Type:
Date/Time: Nov 8, 2015 – 2240Z
A/C: (C182)

Summary: PILOT reported a UAV at 050 that was red in color with no wings. No direction of flight was given on the UAV and PILOT did not have to take evasive action. Stoddard County Sheriff’s department was contacted

Aircraft: Cessna 182
Operator:
Flight:
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 a Cessna 182 near BEAUTIFUL RIDGE, Ohio

The FAA reported a drone sighting by a Cessna 182 near BEAUTIFUL RIDGE, Ohio on 19 October 2015. Separation distance reported as 100 feet.

PRELIM INFO FROM FAA OPS: BEAUTIFUL RIDGE, OH/UAS INCIDENT/1250E/ZOB ARTCC REPORTED THAT CESSNA C128, OBSERVED A LARGE LIGHT GRAY UAS WHILE AT 9,000 FEET VCNTY BEAUTIFUL RIDGE. PIC ESTIMATED UAS PASSED WITHIN 100 FEET OF ACFT. NO EVASIVE ACTION TAKEN. UNKN IF LEO NOTIFIED.

MOR Alert for ZOB
Type: Public inquiry or concern (including all pilot reported NMACs)
Date/Time: Oct 19, 2015 – 1650Z
A/C: (C182)

Summary: PILOT encountered a UAS in the vicinity of Beautiful Ridge, Ohio at 9,000 feet. The pilot described the drone as significant in size, light gray in color, and pod shaped. He also estimated that the drone passed within 100 feet of his aircraft.No evasive maneuvers were taken as time did not permit.

Aircraft: Cessna 182
Operator:
Flight:
Aircraft altitude: 9000 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 Cessna 182 near Denver, Colorado

The FAA reported a drone sighting by a Cessna 182 near Denver, Colorado on 27 September 2015. Separation distance reported as 500 feet.

MOR Alert for D01
Type:
Date/Time: Sep 27, 2015 – 1616Z
A/C: (C182)

Summary:PILOT 5NM SOUTH OF DOWNTOWN DENVER VFR ENROUTE TO FNL AT 085. PASSENGER REPORTED SEEING A QUADROCOPTER AT 080 BELOW IN THE BRAVO AIRSPACE. DENVER POLICE NOTIFIED. PILOT/PASSENGER DID NOT WANT TO GIVE ANY CONTACT INFORMATION.

Aircraft: Cessna 182
Operator:
Flight:
Aircraft altitude: 8500 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 Cessna 182 near Chicago, Illinois

The FAA reported a drone sighting by a Cessna 182 near Chicago, Illinois on 26 September 2015. Separation distance reported as unknown.

PRELIM INFO FROM FAA OPS: CHICAGO, IL/UAS INCIDENT/1546C/ CESSNA C182, REPORTED UNIDENTIFIED UAS 10 W MIDWAY ARPT AT 2,000 FEET. UNKN IF LEO WAS NOTIFIED.

MOR Alert for MDW
Type:
Date/Time: Sep 26, 2015 – 2046Z
A/C: DRONE (UNK)

Summary: A VFR AIRCRAFT FLYING 10 MI WEST OF MDW, REPORTED A DRONE AT 020. NO OTHER INFORMATION KNOWN.

Aircraft: Cessna 182
Operator:
Flight:
Aircraft altitude: 2000 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 Cessna 182 near Longview, Texas

The FAA reported a drone sighting by a Cessna 182 near Longview, Texas on 25 September 2015. Separation distance reported as unknown.

PRELIM INFO FROM FAA OPS: LONGVIEW, TX/UAS INCIDENT/1300C/LONGVIEW TRACON ADVISED CESSNA C182, REPORTED A UAS AT 2,300 FEET 8 W LONGVIEW. NO EVASIVE ACTION TAKEN. NO DESCRIPTION OF UAS GIVEN. HARRISON COUNTY SHERIFF NOTIFIED.

MOR Alert for GGG
Type: Other
Date/Time: Sep 25, 2015 – 1800Z
A/C: (C-182)

Summary: C-182 REPORTED DRONE ACTIVITY 2300 MSL 8 MILES WEST OF GGG. DEN, ROC, ARFF NTFYD.

Aircraft: Cessna 182
Operator:
Flight:
Aircraft altitude: 2300 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 Cessna 182 near Orlando, Florida

The FAA reported a drone sighting by a Cessna 182 near Orlando, Florida on 20 September 2015. Separation distance reported as 50-100 feet.

PRELIM INFO FROM FAA OPS: ORLANDO, FL/UAS INCIDENT/1917E/ORLANDO EXECUTIVE ARPT ATCT ADVISED CESSNA C182, WHILE ON 1 MILE LEFT BASE REPORTED A SILVER UAS 50 – 100 FEET OFF THE LEFT WING. PILOT OBSERVED A “GO-PRO” ATTACHED TO THE UAS. NO EVASIVE ACTION REPORTED. UNKN IF LEOS NOTIFIED.

MOR Alert for ORL
Type: Other
Date/Time: Sep 20, 2015 – 2317Z
A/C: (C182)

Summary:C182 was on a one mile left base and reported a drone 50-100 ft off his left wing. Pilot reported drone was silver in color with a go-pro attached to it.

Aircraft: Cessna 182
Operator:
Flight:
Aircraft altitude: ft
Separation: 50-100 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.