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Tougher Penalties For Laser Pointers Aimed At Aircrafts

It may be used as a plaything, but laser pointers are deadly serious when focused on aircrafts. Incidents of pilots being temporary blinded has nearly doubled.

06/01/2011

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FAA: Laser Incidents Soar, Threaten Planes

More than 100 incidents occurred at Los Angeles International Airport last year in which the safety of planes was put at risk by people pointing at them with lasers, and nearly as many incidents at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport, federal officials said Wednesday.

01/20/2011

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