Federal Aviation Administration

Standing Rock

The Government Is Using a No Fly Zone to Suppress Journalism At Standing Rock

Drone journalists are documenting human rights abuses in North Dakota. A no fly zone enacted by the FAA violates the First Amendment, experts say.
Jason Koebler
11.30.16
DRONES

What Happens If You Don't Register Your Drone with the FAA Today

Today is the deadline under the FAA's new rules.
Janus Kopfstein
2.19.16
politics

I'll Register My Drone When You Have to Register Your Gun

The apparent contrast in national priorities is disheartening.
Janus Kopfstein
12.14.15
video

Excruciating City Council Meeting Proves No One Knows Anything About Drones

Ocean City’s finest privacy advocates.
Clinton Nguyen
11.18.15
Power

A Drone Company Sued the FAA and Now the FAA Is Fining it $1.9 Million

It's by far the largest drone fine ever doled out.
Jason Koebler
10.6.15
News

The FAA Has Missed Its Congressionally Mandated Deadline to Regulate Drones

And 1 million more drones are expected to be sold this holiday season.
Jason Koebler
10.1.15
News

Drones Are the New UFOs

The FAA classified a balloon, a blimp, and a 'UFO' as drones in a recent report about near-misses with airplanes.
Jason Koebler
9.14.15
Power

The Sky's Not Your Lawn: Man Wins Lawsuit After Neighbor Shotgunned His Drone

No, you can't just go shooting drones out of the sky.
Jason Koebler
6.28.15
News

Cory Booker's Commercial Drone Bill Is Good for Big Business, No One Else

The bill would criminalize flying a commercial drone without a license, which might be something only big businesses can afford.
Jason Koebler
5.12.15
Los Angeles

An Ad Company Is Flying Surveillance Drones Over Los Angeles

And there's nothing anybody can do about it right now.
Jordan Pearson
2.23.15
machines

Small Drones Aren't a Threat to Airplanes If You Don't Fly Them Near Airports

The small drone industry wrote its own regulations because the FAA is slow.
Jason Koebler
12.22.14
politics

It’s ‘Nearly Impossible’ to Police Drone Use, US Admits

With drones, “cat is out of the bag” and the FAA has no idea what to do about it.
Jason Koebler
12.10.14
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