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Airplanes. Increasing aiming of laser pointers at aircraft
Cape Town, South Africa - This year the Civil Aviation Authority of South Africa has received 105 reports
Since the beginning of the year South African Civil Aviation Authority has received 105 reports of laser aimings against aircraft, most of which occurred in Durban and Cape Town and at the week-end in Johannesburg. "The flashing lasers against aircraft usually happens during critical phases of flight, such as take-off and landing", said the spokesman of authority, Kabelo Ledwaba. Pilots have confirmed...
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency