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THE DRONE AGE: Like smartphones, drones are a game changer — as long as we … In November, a medical helicopter taking off from St. Louis Children's Hospital made an emergency turn to avoid a drone hovering just 100 feet away, according to the Federal Aviation Administration. There wasn't a patient on board and no […]

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CDT Supports Draft NTIA Consensus Document for Drone Operations Fast forward to today, seventy years later, and it's clear that the highway is about to become more crowded and closer to home than ever before, thanks to the rapidly increasing commercial and private use of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) – or “drones.”. Read more on […]

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Latest Drone News -Nighttime drone flight

Drones Image by wahousegop drones FAA Approves First Commercial Nighttime Drone Flights Federal Aviation Administration officials signed off on the first approval for commercial drone flights at night, potentially paving the way for other companies to ramp up their drone services. “The FAA’s decision is historic. Prior to yesterday, one … Read more on InformationWeek […]

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  Yuneec Typhoon 4K: High-end drone for beginners and pros alike The trend in consumer drones has been toward ease of use, safety, and limited autonomous flying. Those features just about reach their apex in the Typhoon Q500 4K by Yuneec. No newcomer to aviation, Yuneec made its name in RC model planes and … Read […]

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Filmmakers Seek Looser Drone Regulatory Rules While the Federal Aviation Administration has begun to allow the use of drones in film and TV production, there are still too many restrictions — on things like camera weight and night shooting — for filmmakers to take full advantage of the new … Read more on Hollywood Reporter […]