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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.