Missoula man sentenced for pointing a laser at an airplane
Brian John Loven, 42, of Missoula pleaded guilty on October 28, 2020.
Montana man sentenced for shining laser pointer at landing plane. A man accused of shining a laser pointer at landing planes in Montana has narrowly escaped jail time, and will instead serve several years of probation. He was previously facing over a year in prison. Brian John Loven pleaded guilty to the incident which occurred on March 3rd, 2020, 6 KPVI reports. He had been accused of pointing a laser at the cockpit of a SkyWest flight as it approached the Great Falls International Airport on March 3, 2020. Check out the link to read more about this.