January 11

Drone crashes into Space Needle as New Year’s pyrotechnics crew watches

Local News


The Space Needle has released footage from a drone that circled the Space Needle before crashing into it as New Year’s Eve fireworks prep crews watched. It’s the third drone that the Space Needle has recovered on its property.

The drone is now in the possession of Seattle Police Department, and the incident has been reported to the FAA.

Full footage from the drone is below, fast forward to 2:15 to see the drone zero in on the Space Needle and crash.


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