The British Airline Pilots’ Association (BALPA) has urged the UK government to bring forward its program of unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), or drone, education and registration following a near-miss over London it said could have had disastrous consequences.   In its latest report, the UK Airprox Board said a Boeing 787 aircraft—the airline was not identified—was on approach to London Heathrow’s runway 27L over Clapham, south London, when a drone-like object ...

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