Tag Archives: Safety

Keep Your Drone on a Leash

The New York City Fire Department, the largest in the country, recently used a drone for the very first time to help fight a blaze. On March 6, a fire broke out in a building in the Bronx that quickly … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Drone laws: New German rules aim to stop eye-in-the-sky snooping

Germany’s new drone rules have come into effect, setting limits on what people can do with their unmanned aerial vehicles in the country. According to the new regulations, if a drone weighs more than 2kg (4.4lb), its operator is supposed … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

San Diego can’t afford to wing it on drones

The city of San Diego is facing a new challenge from the skies — what to do about “drones” or “unmanned aerial vehicles” (UAVs), the small, aerial devices that weigh less than 55 pounds and typically fly below 400 feet. … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Drones are helping police, but not everyone is happy

Nearly 20 pieces of construction equipment stolen from Delaware, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey were recovered on two Cecil County, Maryland, properties earlier this month. It was called a landmark arrest, not because of the magnitude of the crime, but because … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , | Leave a comment