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Plane intercepted in restricted airspace around DC

Wednesday - 6/26/2013, 6:48am  ET

FRIENDLY, Md. (AP) -- NORAD says a U.S. Coast Guard helicopter has intercepted a small plane operating in a flight restricted area around Washington.

The North American Aerospace Defense Command says the Coast Guard HH-65 Dolphin helicopter intercepted the plane just after 9 p.m. Tuesday.

The plane landed at Potomac Airfield in Friendly, Md.


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