Friday, January 1, 2016

Incidents occurred January 01, 2016 and December 25, 2015 near Logan International Airport (KBOS), Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts


A JetBlue flight spotted a drone as it approached Logan Airport this week.

This is the second time a drone has been spotted at the airport this week. 

At around 12 p.m. on Friday, a JetBlue flight reported seeing a drone as it was one mile northeast of the airport at around 800 feet. 

The flight landed safely. 

On Christmas day, an Air Canada flight crew spotted a drone as the plane approached the airport. The drone was approximately two miles from the runway at around 800 feet.

The FAA is investigating Friday's incident. 

Massport says it is illegal to fly a drone within five miles of the airport or over 400 feet in the air. 

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