|37000 Feet||Browse and search NASA's
Aviation Safety Reporting System
|Local Time Of Day||1201-1800|
|Make Model Name||Small Aircraft|
|Operating Under FAR Part||Part 91|
|Make Model Name||UAV - Unpiloted Aerial Vehicle|
|Route In Use||None|
|Qualification||Flight Crew Commercial|
Flight Crew Flight Instructor
Inflight Event / Encounter Other / Unknown
|Miss Distance||Horizontal 50|
Drone was 2 feet in diameter at exactly 5000 MSL on pxr 030 at 23 DME; evasive action was taken. It was silver and cylindrical.
Original NASA ASRS Text
Title: An instructor reported a close encounter with a drone (UAV) at an altitude of 5;000 feet; requiring an evasive maneuver.
Narrative: Drone was 2 feet in diameter at exactly 5000 MSL on PXR 030 at 23 DME; evasive action was taken. It was silver and cylindrical.
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.