FAA bans outdoor drone use at University of Missouri

The FAA has grounded a University of Missouri journalism class for flying drones. The journalism school's one-credit course in flying the unmanned aircraft for news-gathering...

Dos Pueblos High Student Journalists Deploy Drone to Send News Coverage Soaring

By Giana Magnoli, Noozhawk Staff Writer DPNews is covering Dos Pueblos High School campus news from a whole new perspective with its quad-copter drone. The class used a remote-controlled...

Your Local TV News Station Would Like to Buy a Drone

Sarah Goodyear Every reporter knows the feeling of wanting to get closer to the action. There are a lot of traditional ways to achieve this...

A Journalist Almost Lost His Job For Droning a Deadly Car Crash

By Jason Koebler A photographer for a local television station was suspended from his job for a week after using his drone to videotape a fatal...

Drone Use Highlights Questions for Journalists

By MICHAEL MELIA Associated Press As police responded to a deadly car crash, they noticed an increasingly familiar sight: a remote-controlled aircraft, equipped with a...

ABC Drone Journalists cover Australia Day

Matt Waite Drone Journalism Lab A little good news about journalists working with aviation regulators to use drones to cover a story. Australian ABC-TV used...

Drone Use By WFSB Employee At Fatal Crash Under Investigation

HARTFORD — The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating if a WFSB employee violated agency regulations when he flew a drone equipped with a camera...

Meet the Desert Sun drone: Grounded but not forgotten

Brett Kelman Like a classic car that is too pristine to drive, or a collectible comic book that is too valuable to be read, this...

Journalists await new drone regulations. And wait, and wait…

by Jeremy Barr Across the U.S., journalists are sitting, watching, and waiting on the sidelines while the Federal Aviation Administration develops rules for the safe operation...

FAA on UAS Video Tells Journalists: ‘There is No Gray Area’

The (Spokane, Wash.) Spokesman-Review published this minute-long, aerial video of a local event. Jesse Tinsley, the photographer who used an unmanned camera-carrying aircraft to record the video from 30...