Take off for Swansea drone company

THE sky is the limit for three friends launching a Welsh photography business with a difference. Alexander Rees, Steven Evans and Dimitris Mastroyiannis are hoping to turn their passion for pictures into cash — with the help of a drone. The pals have just launched Mighty Sky using a remotely controlled unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV)…

UAVs draw farmers’ interest

While drones have generated privacy concerns, one agricultural expert is touting the positive aspects of using unmanned aerial vehicles in agricultural fields. “There are 10 times more applications for using UAVs in agriculture than in other industries,” Kevin Price of Kansas State University told those attending the Aberdeen Precision Ag Conference this week. The Kansas…

CALL NOW: VOTE NO on AB 1327

Originally posted on ACAD:
California’s drone bill AB1327 would allow law enforcement and public agencies to use drones, in many cases without a warrant. Under this bill, no warrant would be necessary for drone use over traffic accidents, for fires, or to look for marijuana growing in state parks or wilderness, for hot pursuit of…