|37000 Feet||Browse and search NASA's
Aviation Safety Reporting System
|Local Time Of Day||1201-1800|
|Make Model Name||Large Transport|
2 Turbojet Eng
|Operating Under FAR Part||Part 121|
|Flight Phase||Final Approach|
|Route In Use||Visual Approach|
|Make Model Name||UAV - Unpiloted Aerial Vehicle|
|Route In Use||None|
|Function||Pilot Not Flying|
|Experience||Flight Crew Last 90 Days 138|
Flight Crew Total 7000
Flight Crew Type 245
|Experience||Flight Crew Last 90 Days 179|
Flight Crew Total 12717
Flight Crew Type 9408
|Anomaly||Airspace Violation All Types|
Deviation - Procedural FAR
Deviation - Procedural Published Material / Policy
Inflight Event / Encounter Object
|Miss Distance||Horizontal 100|
On approach to 31R into jfk we had a near miss with a silver or white colored drone. It passed approximately 100 ft or less off the left wing at our altitude on approach. It appeared to be approximately 3 feet square in size. I only saw it momentarily as we flew past it. The captain did not see it.
Original NASA ASRS Text
Title: An air carrier First Officer on a JFK Runway 31R Visual Approach at 1;500 feet reported a 100 foot near miss with an UAV; approximately three square feet. The Captain; pilot flying; did not see the object.
Narrative: On approach to 31R into JFK we had a near miss with a silver or white colored drone. It passed approximately 100 FT or less off the left wing at our altitude on approach. It appeared to be approximately 3 feet square in size. I only saw it momentarily as we flew past it. The Captain did not see it.
Data retrieved from NASA's ASRS site and automatically converted to unabbreviated mixed upper/lowercase text. This report is for informational purposes with no guarantee of accuracy. See NASA's ASRS site for official report.