Due to lost control over Latvia drone had to close the airspace of the international airport "Riga", said on Twitter, Minister of communications of the country of talis Linkaits.

The drone went out of control on Saturday. During the flight, for technical reasons, disabling the control system. At the moment a drone could be at the height of over 200 meters. The drone weight is 26 pounds, the size of three by five meters, the flight speed is about 70 kilometers per hour. He has enough fuel for about 90 hours.

"because Of the drone closed the airspace over the airport "Riga", wrote Linkaits.

Residents of Latvia are encouraged to report the location of a drone, if they will be able to notice it.