FAA will crack down on Patriots, Giants and Cowboys for using drones

As if the New England Patriots needed another investigation.
With all the recent advancements in drone technology, no wonder that various National Football League teams have been trying to get a leg up by filming their practices with drones. The only issue is that it’s illegal to fly drones for commercial purposes without¬†first getting approval from the Federal Aviation Administration.
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The Patriots, New York Giants and Dallas Cowboys all apparently neglected to do so.
Instead, the teams have been operating them to record practices and rookie minicamps without express permission Read more

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