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Will 'shoot first, investigate later' approach work to safeguard airport operations'

Jul 11, 2019 - The Straits Times (Singapore)

The recent incidents of drone incursion at Changi Airport call for tougher actions on incident response from the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore and other government agencies.

Given that the first incident occurred on June 18, it would have been fair to assume that if another incident were to happen again, the response would be quicker or more effective. However, on June 24, when the second incursion occurred, 18 flights were delayed and another seven were diverted.

The drone...