US News 'Just passed a guy in a jetpack': sightings at Los Angeles airport fuel concern

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The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is investigating reports from airline pilots of someone flying a jetpack near Los Angeles international airport over the weekend.

“Two airline flight crews reported seeing what appeared to be someone in a jetpack as they were on their final approaches to LAX around 6:35pm PDT Sunday,” the FAA said in a statement on Tuesday, but did not elaborate further.


Fox 11 Los Angeles obtained recordings of communications between the aircraft and the tower as the pilots approached the airport.

“Tower, American 1997, we just passed a guy in a jetpack,” a pilot said.


Read more here. (The Guardian UK)
 
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