Another man charged over Lismore Airport break in

A SECOND man has been charged after allegedly trespassing on an aircraft at Lismore Airport last month.

About 4am on Sunday September 27, three males allegedly entered the airport on Bruxner Highway unauthorised, before entering a parked aircraft.

The males then left the scene empty handed.

Despite no damage to the aircraft, aviation authorities detected the incident and contacted police the following day.

Officers attached to Richmond Local Area Command attended and a crime scene was established.

Following inquiries, a 19-year-old man attended Lismore Police Station where he was arrested and charged on Wednesday October 7.

About 1.30pm yesterday, a 21-year-old man attended Katoomba Police Station where he was arrested.

The man has been charged with interference with an aircraft under the Civil Aviation Act 1988, and enter and remain within a prohibited area of an aerodrome.

He was granted conditional bail will appear at Katoomba Local Court on November 30.

Further arrests are expected.

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Missing swimmer on north coast, search underway

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Hazardous surf warning and one swimmer missing

Ute and truck smash on highway

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Pacific Highway blocked after ute and truck smash

Ferry return to service delayed

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Service will not resume as expected

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