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Drone sighting by a PSA Canadair CRJ-200 near Charlotte, North Carolina

The FAA reported a drone sighting by a Canadair CRJ-200 near Charlotte, North Carolina on 16 January 2016. Separation distance reported as 2000 feet.

PRELIM INFO FROM FAA OPS: CHARLOTTE, NC/UAS INCIDENT/1313E/CHARLOTTE TRACON ADVISED PSA 516, CRJ2, 7 SW CLT AT 7,000 FEET REPORTED A BLUE UAS PASSING BELOW AT 5,000 FEET. NO EVASIVE ACTION TAKEN. MECKLENBURG PD NOTIFIED.

MOR Alert for CLT
Type: Other
Date/Time: Jan 16, 2016 – 1812Z
A/C: JIA5164 (CRJ2)

Summary: U.A.S. REPORTED BY JIA5164 CRJ2 NO SIZE SPECIFIED, BLUE IN COLOR. DEN / MECKLENBURG POLICE NOTIFIED.

Aircraft: Canadair CRJ-200
Operator: PSA
Flight: PSA516
Aircraft altitude: 7000 ft
Separation: 2000 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 PSA CRJ-700 near Melbourne, Florida

The FAA reported a drone sighting by a CRJ-700 near Melbourne, Florida on 11 January 2016. Separation distance reported as 500-1000 feet.

PRELIM INFO FROM FAA OPS: MELBOURNE, FL/UAS INCIDENT/1309E/CENTRAL FLORIDA TRACON REPORTED PSA 5132, CRJ7, AT 2,000 FEET OBSERVED A WHITE QUADCOPTER UAS BETWEEN 1,000 TO 1,500 FEET 11 WNW MELBOURNE. NO EVASIVE ACTION TAKEN. BREVARD COUNTY SHERIFF AVIATION UNIT NOTIFIED.

MOR Alert for F11
Type: Public inquiry or concern (including all pilot reported NMACs)
Date/Time: Jan 11, 2016 – 1809Z
A/C: JIA5132 (CR7)

Summary: JIA5132, CR7, WAS AT 020 INBOUND TO MLB. THE AIRCRAFT REPORTED A DRONE THAT APPEARED TO BE OPPOSITE DIRECTION FROM HIM ANYWHERE FROM 010 TO 015 IN ALTITUDE. NO EVASIVE MANEUVERS WERE REQUIRED. BREVARD COUNTY SHERIFF DEPT WAS NOTIFED

Aircraft: CRJ-700
Operator: PSA
Flight: PSA5132
Aircraft altitude: 2000 ft
Separation: 500-1000 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 PSA Canadair CRJ-200 near Charlotte, North Carolina

The FAA reported a drone sighting by a Canadair CRJ-200 near Charlotte, North Carolina on 14 October 2015. Separation distance reported as unknown.

PRELIM INFO FROM FAA OPS: CHARLOTTE, NC/UAS INCIDENT/2105E/CHARLOTTE TRACON ADVISED PSA 5074, CRJ2, BATON ROUGE, LA – CHARLOTTE, NC, REPORTED A BALLOON TYPE UAS WHILE NORTHBOUND AT 5,000 FEET 10 S CHARLOTTE. NO EVASIVE ACTION TAKEN. LEOS WERE NOT NOTIFIED.

MOR Alert for CLT
Type:
Date/Time: Oct 14, 2015 – 0105Z
A/C: JIA5074 (CRJ2)

Summary: JIA5074, CRJ2, OBSERVED A POSSIBLE “DRONE/BALOON TYPE OBJECT” 10 MILES SOUTH OF CLT AT 5000 FT. DEN ADVICED AT 0105Z

Aircraft: Canadair CRJ-200
Operator: PSA
Flight: PSA5074
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 PSA CRJ-900 near Wilmington, North Carolina

The FAA reported a drone sighting by a CRJ-900 near Wilmington, North Carolina on 22 August 2015. Separation distance reported as 200 feet.

PRELIM INFO FROM FAA OPS: WILMINGTON, NC/UAS INCIDENT/1530E/WILMINGTON ATCT REPORTED PSA 5285, CRJ9, WHILE NORTHBOUND, ON 1 MILE FINAL FOR RUNWAY 35 AT 400 FEET, OBSERVED A WHITE UAS OFF LEFT SIDE OF ACFT. NO EVASIVE ACTIONS WAS REPORTED. NEW HANOVER COUNTY SHERIFF NOTIFIED VIA 911.

MOR Alert for ILM
Type: Other
Date/Time: Aug 22, 2015 – 1915Z
A/C: JIA5285 (CRJ9)

Summary: CRJ9 reported UAV 1 mile final RWY 35 400ft. CRJ9 stated UAV was ahead and to his left and that he passed about 200ft laterally from CRJ9. Sheriff/ROC/DEN ADZD. Described as white, 4 props, approx size of a 5 gallon bucket.

Aircraft: CRJ-900
Operator: PSA
Flight: PSA5282
Aircraft altitude: 400 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 PSA CRJ-700 near Charlotte, North Carolina

The FAA reported a drone sighting by a CRJ-700 near Charlotte, North Carolina on 12 May 2015. Separation distance reported as 500 feet.

CLT/UAS INCIDENT/1914E/CLT TRACON ADVISED PSA 5056, CRJ7, DAB – CLT, WHILE AT 9,000 FEET 11 SE CLT REPORTED A UAS APPROX 2 FEET IN SIZE WITH 4 POD PROPELLER BLADES AT 8,500 FEET. NO EVASIVE ACTION REPORTED. CHARLOTTE POLICE AVIATION DIVISON NOTIFIED.

Aircraft: CRJ-700
Operator: PSA
Flight: PSA5056
Aircraft altitude: 9000 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.