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  • Disney seeks drone-related air show patents

    ORLANDO Fla. (Reuters) - Walt Disney Co has filed for three drone-related patents that it says could lead to an era of aerial movie screens and larger-than-life puppets flying through the sky. The company's Disney Enterprises Inc subsidiary suggests its...
  • Dirty campaigns, FAA, and Holder: Letters

    Running a dirty campaign Watching TV advertising for Florida governor candidates, one cannot help but to reach the sad conclusion that Florida is facing a decision between the best of two evils. The negative advertising that is being implemented by...
  • More police departments considering the use of drones

    More police departments considering the use of drones
    Law enforcement agencies in the Baltimore area and across the country are researching drones, intrigued by their potential for high-risk tactical raids and gathering intelligence. But uncertainty over federal regulations, concern about privacy issues and...
  • Official: No changes planned for People Express despite cancellation, delays

    Official: No changes planned for People Express despite cancellation, delays
    No specific changes are planned for budget airline People Express following an "unusual circumstance" last weekend that resulted in a flight cancellation and several delays, the company's president said. The Newport News-based airline issued an...
  • Drones banned over Appalachian Trail, other National Park Service lands

    Drones banned over Appalachian Trail, other National Park Service lands
    If you find the idea of unmanned drones buzzing around in the skies above you just a bit unsettling, well, the National Park Service is with you on that. The Appalachian National Scenic Trail has put hikers and hobbyists on notice that drones will not...
  • Time to build Peotone Airport or walk away

     Time to build Peotone Airport or walk away
    State leaders are talking again about that little town 44 miles south of Chicago. Peotone. Followed by "airport." Peotone has been the designated site for a new regional airport for more than 20 years. On paper. Not a single spade of dirt has turned....
  • EEUU prohíbe que sus aerolíneas vuelen sobre Siria

    (Reuters) - La Administración Federal de Aviación de Estados Unidos prohibió que todas las aerolíneas estadounidenses vuelen sobre Siria y dijo que el conflicto armado que atraviesa el país representa una "grave amenaza potencial". La Administración...
  • Drone manufacturer grows amid uncertain market

    Drone manufacturer grows amid uncertain market
    Donald Scott is a former Navy pilot and an amateur filmmaker. Those two passions meet in his job as chief executive of a company that makes drones. DSLRPros in Oakland Park started by selling filmmaking equipment, but Scott says 80 percent of DSLRPros'...
  • Before you drone on ...

    If it's not a bird, a plane or Superman, chances are that the unidentified flying object making the rounds in your neighborhood is a drone. While tech companies and businesses work toward commercializing drones hoping that they're the future of deliveries...
  • Palmer man soars with jet team at Lehigh Valley Airshow

    On his 1965 album "That Was the Year That Was," then 37-year-old musical comedian Tom Lehrer joked, "It is a sobering thought, for example, that when Mozart was my age he'd been dead for two years." Talking to 31-year-old Jared Isaacman, you can feel...
  • Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's Amazon bringing you that pair of underwear you ordered!

    Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's Amazon bringing you that pair of underwear you ordered!
    In one small step for man and one slightly bigger step for Amazon, the Seattle-based online retailer giant is putting its money where its mouth is, teaming up with other drone makers to lobby lawmakers on the company's plan to one day use small unmanned...