Airspace violation during Obama`s California visit

The Federal Aviation Administration says another small plane has been intercepted by the military for violating airspace restrictions.

Updated: Jun 08, 2012, 10:19 AM IST

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