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June 22, 2017
Companies urge Trump to move faster on approval of commercial drones
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump offered support for emerging technologies including unmanned aerial vehicles and next-generation wireless...
June 22, 2017 - 1:58pm
May 10, 2017
U.S. transportation secretary to address Fargo drone conference
FARGO—Elaine Chao, the U.S. secretary of transportation, will address a conference here on the unmanned aerial systems industry, Sen. John...
May 10, 2017 - 3:44pm
March 21, 2017
Drone-catchers emerge on a new aerial frontier
SAN LEANDRO, Calif. - The enemy drone whined in the distance. The Interceptor, a drone-hunting machine from Silicon Valley startup Airspace Systems,...
March 21, 2017 - 11:00am
March 10, 2017
FAA approves night flights for ND drone unit to fly across the nation
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—The Federal Aviation Administration has given drone pilots with the Grand Forks County Sheriff's Office permission to...
March 10, 2017 - 10:53pm
March 6, 2017
ND sheriff blasts FAA for Super Bowl’s drone flights while county waits for approval
GRAND FORKS — The Grand Forks County sheriff wants to know why the Federal Aviation Administration hasn’t approved a waiver for law enforcement...
March 6, 2017 - 5:39pm
February 21, 2017
Xcel, FAA research using drones to inspect electric lines
GRAND FORKS — A regional electricity provider will work with the Federal Aviation Administration to help form policies for inspecting...
February 21, 2017 - 2:32pm
UPS tests drone deliveries, eyes future price changes
Package delivery company United Parcel Service said on Tuesday, Feb. 21, it will consider raising prices across the board in coming years to...
February 21, 2017 - 12:09pm
February 15, 2017
France trains eagles to down drones
The French Air Force is training eagles from a young age to bring down remote-controlled drones when they enter no-go urban airspace. Golden...
February 15, 2017 - 4:00pm
December 4, 2013
Rich Lowry: Jeff Bezos and our robot future
Jeff Bezos has seen the future of retail delivery, and it is the drone. When the storied CEO of Amazon told “60 Minutes” that he’s working on 30-minute delivery by tiny unmanned octocopter, it prompted an instant wave of disbelief and derision. One wag on Twitter joked that...
December 4, 2013 - 10:49pm
September 14, 2013
Peter Funt: High-tech harvest
SALINAS, Calif. — It's possible that the weapons of choice to combat illegal immigration will turn out to be drones and robots. We're not talking about patrolling the borders with Mexico — although, in fact, drones are being tested there. The real breakthrough is in the...
September 14, 2013 - 9:34pm
May 9, 2013
Will Durst: Attack of the drone paranoia
Put on your tinfoil hats everybody. Or didn’t you get the memo? Its paranoia time in America again. Maybe it’s the spring that brings out the crazy in our legislators. Of course, that would assume a semblance of sanity the other three seasons, and nobody wants to bet anything...
May 9, 2013 - 11:30pm