Tag: Federal Aviation Administration

Drones Pose Risks to the Flying Public

As more people have begun flying these vehicles in the national airspace there have been some close calls.

Drone Sighting Reports Skyrocket on Long Island

New federal data shows a fivefold increase in drone sightings being reported to authorities on Long Island since last year.

Suffolk Pols OK Revised Drone Regulation Bill

The new version focuses on drone permits and drops the constitutionally problematic provision restricting photography in public.

Long Island Drone Sightings Rise as Regulations Debate Takes Off

At least 20 drone incidents were reported to authorities on Long Island amid debate over how to regulate the new technology.