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Fcc Suggests More Spectrum For Drone Communications

FCC suggests more spectrum for drone communications

Today, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) proposed new rules to allocate licensed radio spectrum in the 5030-5091 MHz band for the increasing number of drones in operation. The FCC in the United States has proposed new rules to allow drones…

A Drone Interrupts A Firefighting Helicopter In Oregon

A drone interrupts a firefighting helicopter in Oregon

On Monday, a drone that was flying over a fire that was burning in Medford, Oregon, caused a firefighting helicopter to leave the airspace in the middle of a firefight. At approximately five o’clock in the evening, personnel from Jackson…

Rogue Drones Halt Mount Helena Firefighting Efforts

Rogue drones halt Mount Helena firefighting efforts

Part of Mount Helena was destroyed by fire on Sunday. The wildfire was suppressed as a result of the efforts of several agencies. However, owing to the deployment of civilian, rogue drones, air assaults were temporarily suspended. “So, we’re just…

Toronto Police Drone Program Is Hugely Successful

Toronto police drone program is the future officers say

Since 2016, the Toronto Police drone program used unmanned aircraft successfully to document accident scenes, monitor protests, find missing people, and more. The police department now has 24 licensed pilots and uses 16 police drones. Toronto police drone program is…