Published On: Mon, Aug 29th, 2016

Kite flying risky near highway, in skies used by aircraft

7cf640afe9c5ad9e13cbb68a2284ed32_LKite flying has become hazardous for vehicles plying on the southern highway, with many drivers facing difficult situations due to kites falling onto the highway, News reports.

Manager (maintenance and operations) of the highway S. Opanayake said both children and their parents should be mindful of this matter when kite flying.

Meanwhile, the Air Force says it is risky to fly kites in the skies being used by aircraft, both AF and civilian.

AF spokesman Group Capt. Chandima Alwis says kites could get entangled with aircraft, with the pilots finding it difficult to control the aircraft.

Source – Neth

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