Newspaper article The Canadian Press

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Newspaper article The Canadian Press

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National Audio 4:25 PM ET

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NAT147 - (Calgary-Drone-Study) CALGARY. x-09s. A University of Calgary study says there are now more drones in the air than piloted aircraft and the numbers of close calls between the two continue to rise. The study examines drone incident data in Canada from the Transport Canada Civil Aviation Daily Occurrence Reporting System database. U of C associate professor Chris Hugenholtz (HYOO'-gen-HOLTZ'), one of the co-authors of the study says between November, 2005 and December, 2016 a total of 355 drone incidents were reported in Canadian airspace. ("..on the rise.") (SOURCE:The Canadian Press)

TAG: Hugenholtz says there is a concern that with numbers increasing one of the near misses in the future could eventually have a more serious outcome. …

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