Drone

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Drone Drops Drugs In Ohio Prison Yard

Officials say a drone dropped a package of drugs into a northern Ohio prison yard while inmates were outside, sparking a fight.

08/04/2015

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FAA Is Investigating Drone Near-Miss With Television Chopper

This video shot from News Chopper 2 shows an unidentified drone sweeping across the sky after coming within 10 feet of the chopper — twice — at an altitude at least double the allowable drone maximum of 400 hundred feet.

05/15/2015

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FAA Investigating After Drone Nearly Collides With KDKA News Chopper

NewsChopper 2 had a close encounter with a drone while flying over a massive fire in Squirrel Hill.

05/15/2015

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FAA Sees Dramatic Rise In Drone Sightings Near Airports

The government is getting near-daily reports – and sometimes two or three a day – of drones flying near airplanes and helicopters or close to airports without permission, federal and industry officials tell The Associated Press. It’s a sharp increase from just two years ago when such reports were still unusual.

11/12/2014

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FAA Drone Rules Spark Outcry From Local Businesses

Most people call them drones, but technically they’re unmanned aerial vehicles. Whatever their name, they’re in very high demand, especially for commercial video.

07/24/2014

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FAA, Police Investigating Drone Over PNC Park During Pirates – Mets Game

Police were called Thursday after someone allegedly flew a drone over PNC Park during last night’s Pirates game.

06/27/2014