FAA considering new drone registration rules

Washington, D.C. The Department of Transportation is reviewing whether the FAA has the authority to require drones be registered at their point of sale, Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx told CBS News on Friday. “That’s what we’re looking at, the question is what can we do on our own and where do we need Congress to […]

The Pentagon’s Half-Billion-Dollar Drone Boondoggle

Rivalry between the Army and Air Force over Predator drones may have cost the Pentagon over $500 million in wasteful spending, according to a report released under the Freedom of Information Act. The report blasts both the Army and the Air Force for spending $115 million in 2008 and 2009 on research efforts that were […]