Titan Aerial gets FAA approval for drone usage

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by Titan Aerial the latest drone company to get approval from the FAA to fly drones for commercial purposes. The West Texas company working on using drones for mostly marketing and advertising purposes but say the options are almost limitless for…

Orion unmanned aircraft world record confirmed.

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by Aurora Flight Sciences announced today that on July 1, 2015 the company received official notification from the Fédération Aéronautique Internationale (FAI) that its Orion aircraft set the world record for duration of flight for a remotely controlled UAV. The record…

Farmers eager to employ drones

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by By MARY CLARE JALONICK The Associated Press CORDOVA, Md. — Mike Geske wants a drone. Watching a flying demonstration on Maryland’s Eastern Shore, the Missouri farmer envisions using an unmanned aerial vehicle to monitor the irrigation pipes on his farm —…

Drones banned at Capitol Grounds Lansing

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by Justin A. Hinkley, LANSING – A new policy prohibits drones from flying over the Capitol grounds in downtown Lansing, but statehouse officials want to toughen the ban through legislation. The Michigan State Capitol Commission voted unanimously Monday morning to ban drones from…

New Zealand :- New drone rules protect home privacy

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by New drone regulations come into effect on August 1, banning the small aircraft from flying over houses without the property owner’s consent. Stephen Iorns, a barrister who has been looking into the privacy implications and the Civil Aviation Authority…