Drone Safety At Center Of New York City Council HearingThe New York City Council is considering new laws covering the use of drones following several reports of close calls between airplanes and the devices in the air.
Drone Slams Into Truck Outside New Jersey RefineryThe driver of the truck apparently got out and had words with the operator of the drone, who took off, according to investigators.
CBS News Sources: U.S. DOT Plans To Announce Drone Registration RequirementThe U.S. Department of Transportation plans to announce a registration requirement for drones before they take flight, CBS News reported late Friday.
Pilot Reports Seeing Another Drone Near LaGuardia AirportA pilot on American Airlines Flight 1413 reported seeing the drone just after takeoff around 1 p.m.
New Jersey Lawmaker Wants To Tighten Drone RegulationsState Sen. Richard Codey is introducing bills requiring drones sold in New Jersey be equipped with geo-fencing technology to keep them from flying above 500 feet and from restricted air space.
Schumer Introducing Bill Aimed At Keeping Drones Away From Airports, Major EventsSchumer said he would introduce an amendment to a bill that funds the Federal Aviation Administration requiring drones sold or operated in the U.S. to have geo-fencing technology.
Schumer Wants New Drone Technology As Airport Sightings GrowSchumer announced Wednesday he will propose an amendment to legislation funding the FAA this fall that would require manufacturers to implement geo-fencing or similar technology.
L.I. Model Airplane Clubs Fear Being Targeted By Restrictions On DronesModel airplane club members in Suffolk County are concerned about a proposed bill that would place regulations on drones.
Queens DA Looks To Crack Down On Drones Near AirportsOn Sunday, a drone came within 25 feet of a Shuttle America flight as it was about to touch down at JFK Airport.
Connecticut Teen's Video Of Gun-Firing Drone Spurs InvestigationThe FAA said Tuesday it is investigating whether Austin Haghwout, of Clinton, violated its regulations, which prohibit the careless or reckless operation of a model aircraft.
Report: FAA Takes Issue With Use Of Drones At Practice By 3 NFL Teams, Including GiantsIt appears the Giants jumped the gun in their attempt to use technology to gain a competitive edge.
New Jersey Officials Look To Obtain 2 Drones For Emergency SituationsFreeholders expressed concerns over privacy issues, but say the drones could be helpful.