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FAA bans drone usage over two Department of Defense faciliti…

FAA bans drone usage over two Department of Defense facilities DAVENPORT, Iowa (Tribune News Service) — The Federal Aviation Administration announced Wednesday it was restricting the use of drones over the Rock Island Arsenal, calling the military installation a “national security sensitive location.” The FAA also restricted the …

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FAA bans drones over the Rock Island Arsenal | Business & Ec…

The FAA also restricted the airspace over Biometric Technology Center in Clarksburg, West Virginia, banning the use of drones, which the government refers to as unmanned aircraft systems. “Restrictions on these Department of Defense facilities are to address concerns about drone activity over security-sensitive facilities,” the FAA said in a release.  …

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DOJ bans use of grant funds for certain foreign-made drones

The Justice Department’s Office of Justice Programs (OJP) announced Thursday that it had issued new guidance banning the use of agency grants to purchase drones and other unmanned aerial systems from foreign groups deemed threats.  The guidance, issued Monday but made public on Thursday, is meant to address potential cyber …

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