A few days later, on July 5, 2014, multiple aircraft intending to land at Toronto’s Pearson International Airport had their runway changed after pilots spotted a drone in the vicinity. Toronto Police were called.
Incidents involving drone aircraft, as recorded in Transport Canada’s Civil Aviation Daily Occurrence Reporting System (CADORS)
database, climbed significantly in 2014. According to a Global News
analysis of the data, there were 38 incidents involving drones in
Canadian airspace recorded in 2014, compared to three or fewer every
year going back to 2002. | READ MORE