Airspace violation during Obama`s California visit

Last Updated: Friday, June 8, 2012 - 10:19

Los Angeles: The Federal Aviation Administration says another small plane has been intercepted by the military for violating airspace restrictions during President Barack Obama`s visit to the Los Angeles area.
FAA spokesman Allen Kenitzer says in a statement that a Mooney M20 was intercepted in the vicinity of the Orange County city of Fullerton early Thursday.=

Kenitzer says the FAA is investigating.

On Wednesday, an F-16 fighter jet intercepted a Cessna 117 northwest of Los Angeles. That plane was forced to land. There have been similar incidents when Obama visited Los Angeles in the past.

PTI



First Published: Friday, June 8, 2012 - 10:19

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