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Drone lost in Latvian airspace: Main airport shut down as army rushes to search

The Baltic nation of Latvia has deployed army aircraft to search for a drone that was lost during a test flight. The incident has forced at least one airliner to be quickly rerouted from the country’s main airport. The airspace over Riga International Airport has been closed due to a lost drone. The airport’s spokesperson, Laura Karnite, told local media that the measure has already caused disruption of air traffic, as a Riga-bound flight from the Chinese city of Urumqi was forced to change… ( More...

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