Drone saves Australian teen swimmers in world's 1st rescue mission with unmanned aircraft

A drone came to two Australian teenage boys’ rescue on Thursday when they were caught in dangerous waves — the world’s first rescue by the aircraft that was caught on camera.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2018/01/18/drone-saves-australian-teen-swimmers-in-worlds-1st-rescue-mission-with-unmanned-aircraft.html

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Drone ban: FAA adds to the list of places where you can’t fly your bird

The FAA has banned drone flights over nuclear sites … not that you were thinking about flying your machine over such a facility, of course. Violators face criminal charges, the FAA confirmed.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/12/19/drone-ban-faa-adds-to-list-places-where-can-t-fly-your-bird.html

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Drunk droning: New Jersey aims to get tough on sloshed drone pilots

New Jersey lawmakers are going after drone owners who fly their machine while drunk. A bill to punish the behavior may become law next month, a little late for festive drinkers unwrapping their brand new quadcopter this Christmas.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/12/11/drunk-droning-new-jersey-aims-to-get-tough-on-sloshed-drone-pilots.html

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Drone finds mysterious ancient structure at Israeli military training ground

Archaeologists have used a drone to locate a mysterious ancient structure in the heart of an Israeli military training area.

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Drone drops leaflets over football stadiums, raising security concerns

A drone pilot was arrested Sunday afternoon after he sent his drone over football stadiums in Santa Clara and Oakland and dropped anti-media leaflets, raising safety fears over such future stunts involving drones.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/11/27/drone-drops-leaflets-over-football-stadiums-raising-security-concerns.html

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Drone captures capsizing boat and Florida teen's daring rescue

A drone captured video of a boat capsizing in Jupiter Inlet, Florida and a daring rescue in the rough water by a nearby 13-year-old surfer.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/10/30/drone-captures-capsizing-boat-and-florida-teens-daring-rescue.html

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Drone hits passenger jet in Canada, the first time it's happened

A passenger jet in Quebec City collided with a drone, the first incident of its kind in Canada and one that prompted a message from the Canadian government reiterating drone flying rules.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/10/16/drone-hits-passenger-jet-in-canada-first-time-its-happened.html

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Israel takes down Hezbollah drone with Patriot missile strike

The Israel Defense Forces shot down an Iranian-made drone operated by Hezbollah early Tuesday afternoon after the drone entered the demilitarized zone along the border between Israel and Syria on the Golan Heights.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/09/19/israel-takes-down-hezbollah-drone-with-patriot-missile-strike.html

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US Air Force's X-37B space plane to launch on secret mission Sept. 7

The U.S. Air Force’s enigmatic space drone — the X-37B space plane — is heading for a Sept. 7 liftoff, according to military officials.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/09/06/us-air-forces-x-37b-space-plane-to-launch-on-secret-mission-sept-7.html

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Amazon's delivery drones could live on trains and ships, latest patent shows

Amazon has patented a range of ideas related to its drone delivery service, some wackier than others. The latest describes a network of train- and ship-based facilities to maintain its drones and also act as a hub for deliveries.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/08/08/amazons-delivery-drones-could-live-on-trains-and-ships-latest-patent-shows.html

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Secret Service will test surveillance drone during Trump's golf club visit

The Secret Service will reportedly test the drone during President Donald Trump’s visit to his golf club in Bedminster, New Jersey this month.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/08/03/secret-service-will-test-surveillance-drone-during-trumps-golf-club-visit.html

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A drone came uncomfortably close to a United Airlines jet landing at Newark

A drone was spotted flying close to a United Airlines passenger jet near Newark’s international airport on Sunday. It’s the latest in a string of incidents involving drone flights in restricted areas around airports

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/08/01/drone-came-uncomfortably-close-to-united-airlines-jet-landing-at-newark.html

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Drone operator near wildfire facing felony charges

Days after a drone forced firefighting aircraft out of the sky over a raging wildfire in Arizona, the drone’s pilot is facing charges, the AP reports.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/07/03/drone-operator-near-wildfire-facing-felony-charges.html

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Your drone may soon have to ID itself to officials while it's in the sky

The FAA is could implement a system that allows officials to ID a rogue drone from a distance, while it’s still in flight. The system would give offer more flexibility regarding what action to take, depending on the circumstances.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/07/03/your-drone-may-soon-have-to-id-itself-to-officials-while-its-in-sky.html

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