Investigators Looking Into Plane That Flew Within Two Miles of Air Force One

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According to a Bloomberg report, U.S. aviation authorities are investigating a private plane that came within two miles of Air Force One about thirty miles off the coast of Florida.

Planes under the supervision of air-traffic controllers are supposed to stay at least 3 nautical miles from each other near airports and as far as 5 nautical miles apart at higher altitudes.

The event took place on Feb. 3 and, according to the report, there was no risk of collision.

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There has been no mention of who the pilot of the private plane was or what, if anything, came of the encounter. However, the Secret Service works in conjunction with Federal Aviation Administration supervisors to monitor all air traffic surrounding the flights of Air Force One.

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