On Wednesday afternoon, the crew of an airliner flying near Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) spotted a man in a jetpack flying at an altitude of 1.8 km.
China Airlines 006: “We just saw a bright object at 6000 altitude.”
LAX Tower: “006 Heavy, can you say that one more time, please?”
China Airlines 006: “We saw a flying object that looked like a jetpack and a guy in a spacesuit at an altitude of 1.8 km.”
LAX Tower: Was it a UAV or a jetpack?
China Airlines 006: “Like a jetpack. Too shiny. It is too far.”