Drone World

Don McCullough/Flickr A coalition of more than a dozen news outlets is telling the Obama administration that its ban on the commercial use of drones—and “drone journalism” in general—goes against the...

The DJI Phantom 2 on display at CES. The FAA saw one flown in Manhattan as a threat to national airspace. Sean Gallagher The Federal Aviation Administration has slapped a camera-equipped...

A demonstration by Sikorsky and the Army Research, Development, and Engineering Command of the Optional Pilot Black Hawk near West Palm Beach, Florida, on March 11, 2014. The man with the...

Yosemite National Park The National Park Service announced Friday it was barring drones from Yosemite, citing as reasons everything from wilderness protection to climbers’ safety. But the cited legal basis for...

webmink/Flickr The National Park Service is warning visitors to Yosemite National Park that drones “are prohibited within park boundaries.” The service announced the decision Friday and cited a federal law that...