Tag Archives: drones

You’ll have to mark your drone with an ID under anti-terror rule

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Responding to concerns from law enforcement and security agencies about the potential for concealed explosives, the U.S. government is ordering all civilian drones to add external markings so the owner can be more easily identified. The regulation, which was posted ...

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NY state starts 3rd round of drone research competition

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York state has launched its third round of a business accelerator program for companies that develop unmanned aerial, ground and marine systems. Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Wednesday that the latest round of GENIUS NY will ...

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New York backyards off-limits to neighborly video snooping

Spying on your neighbor’s backyard barbecue with video surveillance is now illegal in New York. Gov. Andrew Cuomo has signed a bill cracking down on the unauthorized invasion of privacy by video surveillance in the backyard. The bill’s sponsor, Assemblyman ...

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Rochester law firm ready for drone industry takeoff in NY

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  The drone industry is taking off in New York state. The use and manufacture of unmanned aircraft is expected to expand so significantly that Harris Beach PLLC has established a “drone attorney team” to focus on providing legal services ...

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Welcome to the ‘Drone Age’

BALTIMORE, MD – The civilian drone era has barely begun, and already heads are throbbing with the issues drones raise. There are lots of juicy ones, including national defense, air safety and conflicts between federal and state authority, but I ...

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AD reviewing protection order against protester

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The justification for filing an order of protection against a political anti-violence activist protesting drones at a military base in Onondaga County is under consideration by the Appellate Division, Fourth Department. Dewitt Town Court Justice David S. Gideon and the ...

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FAA, industry launch drone safety campaign

Alarmed by increasing encounters between small drones and manned aircraft, the drone industry is teaming up with the government and model aircraft hobbyists to launch a safety campaign. Pictured is a drone flying during a presentation to the press in Paris, France, in November. AP Images

WASHINGTON — Alarmed by increasing encounters between small drones and manned aircraft, drone industry officials said Monday they are teaming up with the government and model aircraft hobbyists to launch a safety campaign. The campaign includes a website — www.knowbeforeyoufly.com ...

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