From the department of Things That Would  Make A Terrifying Black Mirror Episode: Connecticut lawmakers want police to be able to arm their drones with lethal weapons. This would be a United States first. Connecticut lawmakers have introduced a bill that basically lets police, and nobody else, shoot bullets from drones so long as they follow certain rules that are TBD. The guidelines would reportedly be developed by Connecticut’s Police Officer Standards and Training Council.  SEE ALSO: Insane drone footage shows massive damage and flooding at California’s Oroville…

A whole community — a whole industry, has popped up around something that barely existed two years ago; drone racing. Accomplished pilots compete in racing leagues and championships backed by big-name sponsors and watched by fans on the internet and ESPN.         View original article at USA Today

ICYMI, here are the replays from a huge week         View original article at USA Today

Pilots spotted the device in the air as they prepared to land at Heathrow Airport. View original article at BBC World News

3 airliners in near-misses with drones at London’s Heathrow Associated Press – 31 March 2017 14:08-04:00 Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. View original article at Associated Press