Edmonton, Canada police are investigating a near miss involving an unidentified unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), or drone, and a WestJet Encore Q400 twin turboprop on approach to Edmonton International Airport July 31. According to Transport Canada, the airplane was descending through 6,500 ft., nine miles from the airport when pilots spotted “a white drone of undetermined size” off their left wing. In an Aug. 1 release, the EPS said it was notified of the incident by ...

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