A host of regulatory issues have slowed the progress of drone-delivery companies but they are making some progress and lots of tests are underway. Original article at nytimes.com

A former military airfield in Belgium will be used to test technology and help regulators set rules for delivery by unmanned flying devices. Original article at nytimes.com

The British Civil Aviation Authority will allow the company to test several technologies that the United States has not permitted. Original article at nytimes.com

There are many steps before you can get airborne, including finding a safe area and learning the federal and local regulations. Original article at nytimes.com

As the Federal Aviation Administration begins to assert its authority to regulate drones, local lawmakers contend the agency’s efforts do not go far enough in protecting privacy and public safety. Original article at nytimes.com