Pilot Robert Delleo has been flying for the N.C. Forest Service for 10 years and says it’s not unheard-of to hit a bird as you’re skimming just above the treetops over a wildfire.

What he really worries about, though, is the possibility of hitting a drone, which fly at that same altitude and are just as impossible to see when you’re moving at more than 200 mph.
– PUB DATE: 6/10/2019 12:00:00 AM – SOURCE: The News & Observer
Source: SEAFC National Fire News

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