Items Tagged with 'drones'
LANSING — A new report by a Michigan task force said the state Legislature should limit the operation of drones around areas such as correctional facilities, tourist destinations and prominent bridges. Read More
Businesses are still determining uses for unmanned aerial vehicles.
LANSING — Seems like every day we’re hearing something new about drones, whether it’s military use of drones overseas, Amazon floating the idea of creating a drone delivery system, journalists using drones to report stories — or even just a neighbor down the street who bought a drone for fun. Read More
‘It’s like the FAA is trying to stop technology.’
LANSING — State and university officials as well as entrepreneurs in Michigan are anxiously awaiting the results of a federal appeal that will affect how a commercial drone industry develops in the state and across the country. Read More
It’s finding many uses for eye-in-the-sky photography.
Imagine pulling on a harness, latching yourself to a wire and zip-lining through the treetops while a flying camera captures your wild ride on video. Read More
LANSING — Amid a roiling national debate about U.S. military-targeted drone strikes abroad and privacy concerns at home, some higher education institutions in Michigan are seeking authorization to fly their own unmanned aircraft for testing and research. Read More