Terrifying near miss as drone hovers just feet from landing jet at Las Vegas airport

Posted by The King Slayer 2018 years ago in WTF
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A dramatic video shows a drone hovering just feet from a passenger jet landing in an airport in a dangerous near-miss incident.

Footage revealed the "reckless" owner earlier launched the device from Whitney Park in Las Vegas for a zip around the skies above.

But when they spotted the plane approaching McCarran International Airport in the distance they swooped in for a closer look.

It dropped swiftly for the up-close footage of the jet as it coasted in towards the runway ahead for its landing, news site Las Vegas Now reported.

Drone users blasted the manoeuvre that put the passengers in peril and gave a bad rap to their hobby.

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