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Airline pilots landing at LAX report "a guy in jetpack" flying alongside them WTF?!?

Old 2nd Sep 2020, 01:19
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Originally Posted by OldLurker View Post
I guess the difference might be that a guy in a jetpack is likely to have a basic sense of self-preservation and to avoid actual collision; whereas someone with a drone could easily fly it into the path of an aircraft without danger to himself.
Not sure I'd put much faith in the self-preservation instincts of someone who intentionally flies a jetpack to withing a few hundred yards of the LAX approach path...
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Old 5th Sep 2020, 18:56
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Originally Posted by Sawbones62 View Post
OMG... that made me laugh..... probably exactly what is was...
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