Many Drone Pilots Fly Higher than Legally Allowed

According to a recent study of DJI drones by the Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, International Journal of Aviation, Aeronautics, and Aerospace many drone pilots fly higher than they are legally allowed.  The study reported that the vast majority of small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) detected around Daytona Beach International Airport during […]

Don’t Do This With Your Drone.

Border patrol agents made quite the discovery Thursday evening. They found a downed drone carrying dangerous drugs. Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents working various shifts intercepted narcotics in two of three separate incidents of Single Unmanned Aircraft Systems (SUAS) detected between April 29th and May 3rd.  The SUAS are commonly […]

Attorney Launches Drone Legal Database

image public domainAs drone technology flies into more aspects of everyday living, legal conflicts are sure to follow.Florida-based aviation attorney Jonathan Rupprecht decided to take a crack at bringing order to the chaos, releasing an online database of drone-related legal activity.“There has been a wide range of drone-related cases in the last couple of years ranging…