FAA says drone sightings temporarily halted traffic into Newark airport

 FAA says drone sightings temporarily halted traffic into Newark airport

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Reports of two drone sightings in northern New Jersey temporarily halted arrivals at Newark Liberty International Airport on Tuesday, an Federal Aviation Administration spokesman said on Tuesday.

An FAA spokesman said flights into Newark were temporarily suspended after two drones were seen flying at 3,500 feet over nearby Teterboro Airport.

(Reporting by David Shepardson, editing by G Crosse)

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Updated Date: Jan 23, 2019 05:05:15 IST