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Lockheed Martin’s drone faulted in weapons-test report

 The U.S. Navy’s new Littoral Combat Ship would be ineffective at hunting for mines because an underwater drone made by Lockheed Martin Corp. that’s supposed to find them doesn’t always work, the Pentagon’s weapons-testing office found. While mine-hunting is intended ...

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Brad Boyd: Drone users — May I see your license, please?

Pressures are mounting for everyone involved in the unmanned aircraft systems industry, as increasingly severe penalties and new registration requirements force recreational and commercial users of UAS to adapt to evolving laws and regulations. With a recent $1.9 million penalty ...

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Amazon reveals drone details but no timetable

Amazon is giving new details on its Prime Air drone delivery program. But the timeline is still unclear. The retailer says Prime Air will one day deliver packages up to 5 pounds in 30 minutes or less using small drones. ...

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Drone rules slow to take flight

(AP) The Obama administration is on the verge of proposing long-awaited rules for commercial drone operations in U.S. skies, but key decisions on how much access to grant drones are likely to come from Congress next year. Federal Aviation Administration ...

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