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Laser strikes on planes nearing record level

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The FAA is stepping up enforcement amid the unrelenting problem of people shining laser pointers at planes and helicopters in the sky. Even with lower traffic last year, the agency reported almost 7,000 laser attacks in 2020, the highest number in five years. (The headline on this video was corrected to reflect the level of laser attacks reported by pilots).