Drone World

Foot soldiers for years have watched as wars in the air have been transformed by the introduction of drones. Now ground troops are starting to enjoy some of the same benefits....

The White House has launched a pilot program expanding commercial drone operations by calling for test sites featuring shared oversight between federal agencies and state, local or tribal governments. View original...

The Trump administration is expected soon to announce model programs for testing drone advances and experimenting with commercial-drone oversight, for the first time linking federal rules with city, county or state...

In a potentially serious setback for expanded commercial drone operations, a federal advisory panel has failed to agree on proposals to identify and track unmanned aircraft nationwide. View original article at...

A federal court in Massachusetts struck down key elements of a local drone ordinance that significantly restricted where residents could fly the devices, affirming the limited power of cities and states...