Analysis of New Drone Incident Reports

By Arthur Holland Michel and Dan Gettinger On Friday, March 25, the Federal Aviation Administration released 582 new reports of incidents involving unmanned aircraft in the U.S. airspace system. These reports date from August 21, 2015 to January 31, 2016. We have conducted a preliminary analysis of this new data. Our …

Press: Drone Sightings and Close Encounters Report

Press Contact: Mark Primoff 845-758-7412 primoff@bard.edu NEW REPORT FROM CENTER FOR THE STUDY OF THE DRONE AT BARD COLLEGE OFFERS COMPREHENSIVE STUDY OF POSSIBLE RISKS DRONES POSE TO AIRCRAFT Study Finds 327 “Close Encounters” in which Drones Presented Hazards  to Manned Aircraft, Including 90 Incidents Involving Commercial Jets ANNANDALE-ON-HUDSON, N.Y.–– With …