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Modified DJI Mavic 2 drone found near electrical substation

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Modified Dji Mavic 2 Drone Found Near Electrical Substation

A government document revealed that an unknown entity tried to take down a portion of the electrical system with a drone strike last summer. A modified DJI Mavic 2 drone with a large copper wire was discovered near a high-voltage substation. It is the first known instance of this sort of assault in the United States.

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FAA fines Philadelphia drone pilot and Youtuber $184,500

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Faa Fines Philadelphia Drone Pilot And Youtuber $184,500

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has fined drone pilot Mikey from Philadelphia, better known as Youtube comedian PhillydroneLife, for $184,500 $182,004 in proposed civil penalties for the drone videos he live-streamed to Youtube. Yes, you read that correctly, $182,004 in fines. Update: An earlier version of this article incorrectly stated that the fines added up to $184,500. The exact...