Prison drone delivery thwarted

The Hill Prison drone delivery thwartedThe HillThe agency said recently that it has approved more than 1,000 drone flights under a section of federal law that allows the Transportation Department to wave requirements for FAA approval for unnamed aircraft operations that take place outside of …Authorities foil drone-delivery of porn, drugs and gun to Maryland prisonCNNPolice stop drone delivering drugs,

Authorities foil drone-delivery of porn, drugs and gun to Maryland prison – CNN International

CNN International Authorities foil drone-delivery of porn, drugs and gun to Maryland prisonCNN InternationalThe pair was found Saturday on a side road that runs alongside the Western Correctional Institution in Cumberland with the aircraft — which officials called a drone — in their vehicle, the Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional …Officials: Arrests in drone plot to supply prison

Drone intercepted near Maryland prison, officials say – Baltimore Sun

Baltimore Sun (blog) Drone intercepted near Maryland prison, officials sayBaltimore Sun (blog)Officials confiscated this drone from two suspects who were arrested. The suspects are accused of trying to use the drone to bring contraband items into correctional facilities in Allegany County. (Alison Knezevich/The Baltimore Sun). By Alison …

San Diego Lands on FAA’s List of Aircraft-Drone Encounter Stats

KSAT San Antonio San Diego Lands on FAA’s List of Aircraft-Drone Encounter StatsNBC 7 San DiegoThe Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) released a new list Friday evening of pilot, air traffic and citizen reports of drone encounters with aircraft across the U.S., and San Diego landed on the list with its own fair share of incidents. The reports …New drone laws

Nearly 2 dozen Central Fla. drone-related cases released in FAA report

Nearly 2 dozen Central Fla. drone-related cases released in FAA reportWKMG OrlandoIn most of the cases, pilots report seeing the drones too close for comfort, sometimes within 100 feet of planes landing or taking off. Sometimes, concerned citizens call police. In June, a man living near Orlando International Airport said a “drone …