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Irish pilots warned of drone attack dangers

23rd December, 2018

Irish pilots warned about the “catastrophic consequences” of a drone attack on Irish airports by “malicious actors” more than a year ago, including the possibility that the devices could be used to plant bombs on aircraft, The Sunday Business Post can reveal.

In a letter to the Irish Aviation Authority in July 2017, the main pilot’s group in the state said “it is now only a matter of time before malicious...

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