In the first 11 months of 2019, DFS registered 120 dangerous incidents where drones interfered with planes, down from 152 in the same period in 2018.

Some incidents were reported from Germany's largest airport in Frankfurt, followed by Berlin's Tegel airport and Munich.

In Germany, drones are prohibited in the vicinity of airport take-off and landing areas; a distance of at least 1.5 km must be maintained.

Source: Press