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A cut above the rest: Cape Productions granted special exemption from FAA regulations

Posted by Adele Scholl on 1/25/2016
A cut above the rest: Cape Productions granted special exemption from FAA regulations
The FAA has decided to bend some rules for one drone photography company, marking a new chapter in the use of drones for commercial applications in the U.S.

Watch Intel's record-setting drone light show

Posted by Adele Scholl on 1/14/2016

As more drones take to the skies, droneports will become a thing

Posted by Adele Scholl on 1/7/2016
As more drones take to the skies, droneports will become a thing
Just when you thought it was hard to achieve a first in flight in this day and age, a city near Las Vegas has broken ground on what is believed to be the first commercial drone airport.

FAA Sued In Federal Court Over Drone Registration Rules

Posted by Adele Scholl on 1/5/2016
FAA Sued In Federal Court Over Drone Registration Rules
In a move that may give hope to many model aircraft flyers, the validity of the FAA’s new drone registry is under challenge in federal court. The hope for these hobby flyers is that if the challenge is successful, they – including children as young as 13 – won’t have to file their names and home addresses  in a public database. Many hobby flyers have held off on registering their drones, concerned about the public availability of their information.

Missing Cape Cod Man Body Found by Drone

Posted by Adele Scholl on 1/4/2016
Police say 56-year-old William Fleming was found by a drone being operated by a search team in a marsh in Wellfleet, Massachusetts, off Lieutenant Island.
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