Transport Canada, police investigate after commuter plane forced to switch runways after spotting drone at 1500 ft. https://t.co/4zQERzzs1E pic.twitter.com/Xkye8FZYFR— Ottawa Citizen (@OttawaCitizen) April 19, 2017
UPDATE –Mar. 16th, 2017 Canada announces new UAV or drone laws.'It just went past our left wing': Flight crew spots drone near Ottawa airport https://t.co/Uk6oIhtRwT #ottnews #ottawa pic.twitter.com/vZAItp8oQI— CBC Ottawa (@CBCOttawa) April 19, 2017
This includes helipads at hospitals, and will have a big impact.
It is amazing technology, but it shouldn't be treated as a toy. There have been many issues with incidents, crashes and privacy.
Canada tracks drone incidents.
Transport Canada Investigations of infractions involving UAVs
Legal use of an unmanned aircraft in Canada prohibits flying near areas with large groups of people, such as beaches.
Canada and other jurisdictions are working on developing stricter regulations
No charges laid, as police express puzzlement over what might apply
Police in Belleville, Ont., are warning drivers that drones could become a growing hazard on the road after one of the airborne devices crashed into the grille of a moving vehicle on Monday morning, causing $1,000 in damage to it.
No charges laid? Tell that to the insurance company. They best get on it!
Ski federation bans camera drones after close-call crash ...
“He did not follow our instructions,” the race director said. “He had to fly outside of the race track and follow the racer from a 15-meter (50-foot) distance. Then there would have been a margin and nothing could have happened.”
Drone crashed behind a skier in Italy.
Drone Crash Database | Drone Wars UK
Domestic drone accidents | democratandchronicle.com
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