drone accidents

Japan Eyes Tougher Rules on Drones Over People After Candy D…

By U.S. Navy photograph by Greg Vojtko [Public domain] The Japanese authorities plans to tighten laws on how shut drones might fly to folks after a candy-dropping drone crashed at a November occasion in Gifu. Japanese information supply Yomiuri Shimbun studies that the drone crash injured Three folks.  The roughly …

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AMA Releases Statement on Drone Collision Report

The Academy of Model Aircraft (AMA), representing a big neighborhood of drone operators, has issued a  assertion on the lately launched National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) report on the collision between a civilian (DJI Phantom) and a Black Hawk helicopter close to Staten Island, New York this September. The report – …

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British MoD Will Deliberately Crash Drones into Planes – Just to See What Happens

Photo: Lynn Greyling The British Ministry of Defense (MoD) will pay £250,000 (about $304,000) to have drones deliberately smashed into passenger jets, the UK’s Daily Mail reports.  The crashes are part of a  testing program that the Daily Mail calls “secretive,” designed to show what would happen if a drone collided …

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