Drone Strikes British Airways Jet — How Bad Could It Have Been?

April 18, 2016 10:47 AM

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LONDON — Aviation officials admitted Monday they have little idea about what would happen were a drone to get sucked into an airliner's jet engine during a flight.

The revelation came after a British Airways airline pilot reported a drone struck his plane as he was descending into London's Heathrow Airport on Sunday.

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