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(Suspected) drone collisions with aircraft
Last updated: 24 September 2017
The ASN Drone Database contains over 2900 reports of unmanned aircraft (UAS) sightings from pilots and airprox occurrences involving UAS and aircraft. The database contains thirteen descriptions of suspected and confirmed drone collisions with aircraft.

(Suspected) drone collisions with aircraft

date type reg. operator fat. location   dmg  
21-SEP-2017 Sikorsky UH-60 Black Hawk US Army 0 Staten Island, New York, NY min
Confirmed collision with consumer drone.
20-JAN-2017 Kamov Ka-32 C-FIGR VIH Helicopters 0 near Santiago min
Confirmed collision with drone.
18-AUG-2016 Cessna 172 0 near San Jose, CA min
Suspected collision with drone.
01-AUG-2016 Beech C99 N234AV Ameriflight 0 near Spanish Fork, UT min
Suspected collision with drone.
11-JUN-2016 Piper PA-28 0 Farmingdale Airport, NY non
Suspected collision with drone.
02-JAN-2016 Cessna 188 0 near Modesto Airport, CA non
Strongly suspected collision with drone.
30-AUG-2015 Grumman American AA-1B N3LY Private 0 unknown min
Confirmed collision with drone.
27-APR-2015 Cessna 206 0 near Livermore, CA min
Strongly suspected collision with drone.
30-APR-2015 Robin DR.400/180 F-GSBM Union Aérienne de Lille Roubaix Tourcoing UALRT 0 near Shoreham Airport min
Confirmed collision with model glider.
05-APR-2015 Alpi Aviation Pioneer 300 G-OPFA Private 0 Upton-upon-Severn min
Confirmed collision with model glider.
15-AUG-2011 Lockheed C-130 Hercules USAF 0 Afghanistan sub
Collision with RQ-7 Shadow UAV.
14-AUG-2010 Stolp SA750 N28KT Private 0 Brighton, CO sub
Confirmed collision with model aircraft.
03-AUG-1997 Grob G109B D-K... 2 near Schopfheim w/o
Confirmed collision with model aircraft.