A second sighting of a man flying near LAX using a jetpack was reported Wednesday. An unidentified man was seen flying in a jetpack near the Los Angeles International Airport … again.
The man was spotted by a flight crew around 1:45 p.m. Wednesday, the Federal Aviation Administration confirmed to CNN.
"A China Airlines crew reported seeing what appeared to be someone in a jet pack at an approximate altitude of 6,000 feet, about seven miles northwest of Los Angeles International Airport," the FAA said in a statement.
The FAA said it alerted local law enforcement agencies and are investigating the report.
Similar sightings of a man in a jetpack near LAX were reported to the FAA in September.
An American Airlines flight was the first to report a "guy in a jetpack" at the plane’s’ altitude of 3,000 feet above Los Angeles International Airport on September 1. The aircraft’s crew said that the man was approximately 30 yards away from the aircraft. About 10 minutes later, another plane spotted the man.
The FBI is investigating the incidents.
"The FBI is in contact with the FAA and is investigating multiple reports of what, according to witnesses, appeared to be an individual in a jetpack near LAX, including one today reported by a China Airlines crew," FBI Los Angeles Field Office spokeswoman Laura Eimiller said Wednesday. A model poses at a cosmetic design contest during China Fashion Week in Beijing, China, Friday, Nov. 6, 2009. (AP Photo/Alexander F. Yuan) A model presents a creation by designer Patrick Mohr at the Mercedes Benz Fashion Week for autumn winter 2013 in Berlin, Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber) A Chinese model presents an outfit by Basso & Brooke from the spring /summer 2006 collection at Shanghai Fashion Week in Shanghai, China, Friday, Nov. 4, 2005. (AP Photo / Eugene Hoshiko) A model releases balloons from her dress as she displays a 2017-18 Fall/Winter creation by Spanish designer Agatha Ruiz de la Prada during the Madrid’s Fashion Week in Madrid, Friday, Feb. 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco) Spanish actress Victoria Abril displays a 2017-18 Fall/Winter creation by Spanish designer Andres Sarda during Madrid’s Fashion Week in Madrid, Spain, Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017 . (AP Photo/Daniel Ochoa de Olza) A model wears fashion by Sanchez-Kane during Men’s Fashion Week, Wednesday, July 12, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II) A model wears a creation from the Lino Villaventura collection during Sao Paulo Fashion Week in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Wednesday, April 25, 2018. (AP Photo/Andre Penner) A model wears a creation by designer Pam Hogg during their Spring/Summer 2019 runway show at London Fashion Week in London, Friday, Sept. 14, 2018. (Photo by Vianney Le Caer/Invision/AP) A model wears a creation from the Ronaldo Fraga collection during Sao Paulo Fashion Week in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Friday, April 26, 2019. (AP Photo/Andre Penner) Model Bella Hadid wears a creation as part of the Vivienne Westwood Ready To Wear Spring-Summer 2020 collection, unveiled during the fashion week, in Paris, Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019. (Photo by Vianney Le Caer/Invision/AP) A model wears a creation for the Thom Browne fashion collection during Women’s fashion week Fall/Winter 2020/21 presented in Paris, Sunday, March 1, 2020. (Photo by Vianney Le Caer/Invision/AP) A model wears a creation by Rubearth during the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in Madrid, Spain, Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020. (AP Photo/Paul White) A model wears a creation by Accidental Cutting during the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in Madrid, Spain, Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020. (AP Photo/Paul White) A model presents a creation for the Hempel Award, as part of the 24th China International Young Fashion Designers Contest, at China Fashion Week in Beijing, Friday, March 25, 2016. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein) A model wears a creation for Comme des Garcons as part of the Fall-Winter, ready-to-wear 2013 fashion collection, during Paris Fashion week, Saturday, March 3, 2012. (AP Photo/Remy de la Mauviniere) A model wears a creation by French designer Jean Charles De Castelbajac for his Fall-Winter, ready-to-wear 2013 fashion collection, during Paris Fashion week, Tuesday, March 6, 2012. (AP Photo/ Francois Mori) A model wears a creation by fashion designer Walter Van Beirendonck for the Men’s Spring-Summer 2013 collection, for the Paris Fashion Week, in Paris, France, Thursday, June 28, 2012. (AP Photo/Jacques Brinon) A model displays an Autumn/Winter design by Agatha Ruiz de la Prada during Madrid’s Fashion Week, in Madrid, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013. (AP Photo/Daniel Ochoa De Olza) Model Anna Ermakova, daughter of German former Tennis star Boris Becker, wears a creation for Riani’s Fall /Winter 2015-2016 collection, as part of Fashion Week in Berlin, Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber) Fashion from the Jeremy Scott Fall 2015 collection is modeled during Fashion Week, Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews) Models display Autumn/Winter designs by Carlos Diez during […]