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CSAF describes Air Force of the future

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by By Jim Garamone, DoD News, WASHINGTON (AFNS) – In the future, the Air Force’s core missions will probably not change, but the way they are carried out will, said Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Mark A. Welsh III on…

Drone Makers Seek Traffic Control

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by by Michael Belfiore The commercial use of drones remains mostly illegal in the U.S. All the same, businesses are moving ahead with ways to profit from the small helicopters, with some assistance from the Federal Aviation Administration. In February the…

Metro Detroit Company Gets FAA Approval For Drone Use

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by A metro Detroit company has received Federal Aviation Administration approval for commercial-application drone photography and videography. The FAA has proposed rules that would change the way unmanned aircraft systems, or drones, are regulated. Jonathon Freye, director for policy and…

FAA approves Amazon drone research again

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by Bart Jansen, USA TODAY Amazon won federal approval again to fly drones in research for potential deliveries after its initial approval in March took so long that its remote-controlled aircraft became obsolete. The FAA announced Thursday that Amazon was…