Ensuring Safety and Preventing Future Incidents
Intentional laser strikes are a growing threat to business aviation. In 2015, 6,000 laser strike incidents were reported to the FAA, an increase of more than 2,000 from the previous year. NBAA recognizes the danger these incidents pose, and provides resources to assist pilots both during and after a laser strike.
Aircraft Laser Illumination
This is the extended version for pilots.
Laser Strike Resources
Laser Illuminations of Aircraft – A Growing Threat, Bombardier Safety Standdown presentation, Dr. Quay Snyder, Aviation Medicine Advisory Service
FAA Laser Incident Reporting Form
FAA Laser Beam Exposure Questionnaire (PDF)
FAA Advisory Circular 70-2A, Reporting of Laser Illumination of Aircraft (PDF)
FAA brochure, Laser Hazards in Navigable Airspace (PDF)
ICAO Doc 9815 – Manual on Laser Emitters and Flight Safety