Two Israelis arrested for flying drone over Vatican City

Two Israeli tourists were taken into custody for flying a drone over Vatican City, Italian media reported on Sunday. According to a report by ABC Radio, Rome police patrolling near the Vatican spotted the drone flying over the Tiber River and St. Peter’s Square on Sunday. While searching the area they found the two men […]

Flying Drones at National Parks Can Result in Penalties, Fines

The allure is clear — Big Bend, Yosemite, the Grand Canyon and other national parks can offer spectacular views when filmed from above. But those who try to do it with their drones can face penalties and fines. http://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/flying-drones-national-parks-can-result-penalties-fines-n486206 Dr. Hans Mumm

FAA Announces Drone Registration, But Further Regulations Still Needed

FAA Announces Drone Registration, But Further Regulations Still Needed DECEMBER 17, 2015 By Leischen Stelter, editor of In Public Safety If you unwrap a drone this Christmas, before you take it out for its maiden flight you must first register the aircraft with the government. Starting on December 21, individuals who own a drone—more accurately […]