U.S. Capitol evacuated after plane enters airspace
June 7th, 2014
03:03 PM ET
2 months ago

U.S. Capitol evacuated after plane enters airspace

Washington (CNN) - The U.S. Capitol was briefly evacuated Saturday afternoon when a small aircraft entered restricted airspace, authorities said.

The evacuation was ordered after authorities were unable to immediately contact the pilot, U.S. Capitol Police said.

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soundoff (9 Responses)
  1. Name Uche Agonsi

    Why were the cowards evacuating, what they needed was a one way ticket to mars.

    June 7, 2014 03:55 pm at 3:55 pm |
  2. Gurgyl

    I bet that pilot is linked to republican plot.

    June 7, 2014 03:56 pm at 3:56 pm |
  3. Rick McDaniel

    I'm sure that almost no one was there, anyway.

    June 7, 2014 04:12 pm at 4:12 pm |
  4. Marie MD

    They are not doing anything during the week you think they are there on the weekend?

    June 7, 2014 04:37 pm at 4:37 pm |
  5. Chris-E...al

    On a sad note .

    June 7, 2014 06:41 pm at 6:41 pm |
  6. Name JK. SFL. THE GOP HOWDEE GOWDEE SHOW with special guest ISSA the CLOWN

    It was probably BLAND Paul trying to get on TV.FOR FREE.

    June 7, 2014 07:37 pm at 7:37 pm |
  7. Thomas

    Rand Paul should not tweet and fly at the same time , only Marco Rubio can do that .

    June 7, 2014 09:20 pm at 9:20 pm |
  8. Name. willard

    I am belived that presdieng obama was fault without national security right. Please people are stop blame on republic

    June 8, 2014 10:49 am at 10:49 am |
  9. Name. willard

    Hillary clinton susan rice and presdient obama was fault without national security cause what happened about murder at benghizia right

    June 8, 2014 10:59 am at 10:59 am |