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Man who flew gyrocopter to Capitol gets 4 months

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The Latest on sentencing of man who piloted gyrocopter to Washington, D.C., landing in 2015 (all times local): 4:45 p.m. A man who piloted a one-person gyrocopter through some of the most restricted U.S. airspace and landed on the lawn of the Capitol in Washington has been sentenced to 120 days in jail. Florida resident Douglas Hughes was sentenced Thursday in federal court in Washington by Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly. Hughes has said his April 15, 2015, flight in the bare-bones…

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