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Five Facts You Need to Know About Aerial Application and UAVs

Over the last few years, the National Agricultural Aviation Association has consistently needed to set the record straight about inaccurate and/or misleading claims made about how UAV technology can act as a wholesale replacement to manned aircraft applying crop protection … Continue reading

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Drone Reportedly Follows Boys Walking Home From School

Escalon police say a drone reportedly followed two boys as they walked home from school Monday. Police say a resident reported the unmanned aerial vehicle (drone) followed their son and another boy as they walked home near Dent Elementary School … Continue reading

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Drones + Weapons? FAA Says That’s a No-No

Before you attach a flamethrower or other weapon to a drone, the Federal Aviation Administration is reminding pilots that would be a big mistake. Flying a drone with a weapon on the device is a crime that carries a $25,000 … Continue reading

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FAA approves Kansas for first unique drone flight

The Kansas Department of Transportation received the green light from the Federal Aviation Administration to conduct a unique drone flight. This flight will be performed beyond the visual line of sight, meaning it will fly past the operator’s ability to … Continue reading

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