What are laser attacks on aircraft? How does it affect pilots?

Laser attacks on commercial airplanes have increased significantly in recent years.

777 pilot Dr. Randy DeMik, Director of Aviation and Transportation, M.S., and Professor at Lewis University, discusses how a laser attack affects pilots and how often it occurs. He explains how people pointing lasers at the windshields of aircraft during critical stages of flight can be distracting and dangerous.

Visit www.lewisu.edu to hear more insights from DeMik about laser attacks on aircraft.

At Lewis University, our Aviation experts, Physics experts and Nanoparticle experts have teamed up to address this issue.
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