Air Canada flight narrowly misses unmanned drone

It was a scary descent into Ottawa Tuesday afternoon for some passengers on board a flight from Montreal.

Pilots on the 5 p.m. Air Canada Express flight reported seeing an unmanned aerial drone near the left wing on their final approach. 

The plane was flying over the Highway 416 near Barrhaven at about 1,500 ft. when they spotted the drone. 

The pilots landed safely with no incidents, but Ottawa Police and Transport Canada have bene notified.