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Domestic Drone Created to Attack Surveillance Drones

Another entirely different type of drone confrontation for law enforcement… California-based developers are experimenting with a solution to nonviolently eliminate unmanned aircrafts, which could be welcome news for public safety officials, event organizers and private security firms. Rapere — which

U.S. News Outlets form Coalition to Test Drones for Journalism

Everyone can become the paparazzi – you can’t hide! A group of U.S. media companies have formed a coalition to begin testing the use of drones for news gathering, seeking to persuade the government to broaden the commercial use of

Britain Poised to Become World Leader in the Drone industry

Is the FAA sinking the U.S. drone industry? Sales of consumer drones were up 24% in 2014, with Selfridges describing them as “the ultimate toy that spans the generations”. Analysts predict that the market for drones could be worth billions

Colorado lawmakers consider limits on drone surveillance

Drone surveillance prevention is a huge privacy concern … DENVER (AP) – Colorado lawmakers are considering regulating the use of drones, citing privacy concerns as they look to join at least 20 other states that have set limits. A bill

FAA Issues Drone Guidelines for Police Departments

The FAA recently released guidelines to the law enforcement community explaining the legal framework for the agency’s oversight of aviation safety in the U.S., including Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) operations. The guidelines describe how  UAS and model aircraft can be

Domestic Drone Rules Deadlines Pushed Back While Industry Surges

Implementation of final regulations can take several years… Drones made the leap from the battlefields to American backyards in 2014, raising concerns about air safety, privacy and regulation. The Federal Aviation Administration missed its self-imposed deadline of Dec. 22 to

Some of the Best Drones at CES 2015

North American sales of UAVs could triple to $15 billion in 2020 from $5 billion in 2013… We take a look at some of the coolest drones to come out of CES 2015. Drones are all the rage at this

2014 CES has Drone’s Consumer Industry Front and Center

Domestic drone sales are increasing exponentially… The craze for drones is showing no signs of waning at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), now going on in Las Vegas, despite recent safety concerns, as hundreds mass every 10 minutes to watch

New Drone Safety Campaign Partnered by FAA and Industry

The FAA is concerned that amateurs are using drones in a reckless manner! Alarmed by increasing encounters between small drones and manned aircraft, drone industry officials said Monday they are teaming up with the government and model aircraft hobbyists to

FAA’s Six Drone Test Sites Privacy Policies Review

This is a issue of states-rights and stringent Federal government partnership These test sites were authorized by the FAA in in December 2013 to research “certification and operational” requirements for bringing drones to American skies. The sites, in Alaska, Nevada,