State Passes Law Against Shining Lasers At AircraftIt’s a growing problem facing all kinds of aircraft – lasers aimed at cockpits that can leave pilots temporarily blinded. Illinois lawmakers have now made the act illegal at the state level.
Feds Zeroing In On Troublemakers With LasersDozens of incidents have been reported of people flashing lasers into aircraft cockpits, potentially blinding pilots.
Lasers Pointed At Aircraft A Growing ProblemLasers are being pointed at aircraft cockpits in the United States at a record number, and last year, O’Hare International Airport had the second highest number of incidents.

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