Americas

Drone rangers slap Realtors with subpoenas

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Teke Wiggin The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has subpoenaed Brown Harris Stevens, a brokerage with offices in New York City, the Hamptons and Palm Beach, Florida, for information about how the company uses drones for marketing purposes. A spokeswoman for the…

Drones Face Significant Hurdles In U.S.

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Joan Lowy, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal effort to provide civilian drones regular access to U.S. skies faces significant hurdles and won’t meet a September 2015 deadline set by Congress, a government watchdog said Monday. Despite years of…

FAA takes on city Realtors using drones

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By Jennifer Gould Keil and Kate Sheehy High-end Realtors who use drones to take aerial property photos are being slapped with subpoenas by the FAA, which is demanding to know exactly how the technology is being used, The Post has learned. The Federal…

SunFest 2014 UAS footage

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Ruffling feathers in the RPAS world two operators flew and recorded footage above music festival crowds in Florida this May. According to the SunFest website:- Founded in 1982, SunFest is Florida’s largest waterfront music and art festival. Held annually in…