Daily Drone News – Friday November 20, 2020

Here are today’s most important drone news articles. We publish this post every weekday at 5:30 p.m. Some of these stories are from DroneXL.co and some of them will be from other sources. If you’d like to receive this in an email going forward, be sure to subscribe using the form below.

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COVID-19 test kits might be delivered by drone in Saratoga Springs

COVID-19 test kits might be delivered by drone in Saratoga Springs, NY – The Saratoga Springs City Council approved a proposal from Big Rock Technologies, a finalist in the NATO Innovation COVID Challenge to make the city testing grounds for contactless delivery of COVID-19 test kits and medications by drone.

Man who used drone to spy on ex-girlfriend jailed

Man who used drone to spy on ex-girlfriend jailed – In the United Kingdom, a man who used his drone to spy on his ex-girlfriend and her friend has been sentenced to jail for 16 weeks. In addition to his jail sentence, John McDermott, 42, of Birch Court, Connah’s Quay, Flintshire, was also banned from owning or using a drone in Holywell and Trelawnyd indefinitely.

DJI Black Friday Sale and Holiday Promotion - Up to 46% off

DJI Black Friday Sale and Holiday Promotion – Up to 46% off – Here are the DJI Black Friday Sale and Holiday Promotion deals for 2020. A lot of great discounts, making it easy for you to find the perfect gift for a loved one or family member. The Black Friday sale will run from November 20 – 30, 2020 and the Holiday Promotion will run from December 13, 2020, until January 1, 2021.

Hearing on drone-fishing ban in Montana set for December 1st

Hearing on drone-fishing ban in Montana set for December 1st – On December 1 at 10 AM, a public hearing will be held by telephone organized by the Fish and Wildlife Commission to discuss a drone-fishing ban in Montana. The ban would prohibit the use of drones or other remote-controlled devices while fishing.

FBI arrests drone pilot after crashing UAS into LAPD helicopter

FBI arrests drone pilot after crashing UAS into LAPD helicopter – This morning, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) arrested a drone pilot from Hollywood on a federal charge alleging that he recklessly operated an unmanned aircraft system (UAS) that crashed into and damaged a helicopter from the Los Angeles Police Department.

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