30 Sep 2016

Pilots coming in to land at Wellington blinded by laser pointer

From Morning Report, 7:17 am on 30 September 2016

Pilots have been blinded by 2 laser pointer strikes in the last 12 hours. A powerful green laser was pointed at the cockpit of an Air New Zealand plane as it prepared to land at Wellington airport last night and this morning a helicopter was targetted in Weymouth in Auckland.