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Drone operators getting out of control?

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Over the past couple weeks, commercial aircraft pilots have reported close calls with drones near KJFK (www.nydailynews.com) More...

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GateHold
Patrick Smith 1
I'm rarely one to buy into media-hyped airplane stories, but this is an incident waiting to happen, I fear. I recently posted my own article on the topic, here...

http://www.askthepilot.com/the-drone-danger/
devsfan
ken young 1
I saw a news report in which actual ATC/Aircaft audio was used in the report.
preacher1
preacher1 1
Reckon any of these drone operators have any idea what Class B airspace is or TCAS?
devsfan
ken young 1
There was a big argument on here some time ago with one poster arguing that the drones were permitted to be in areas that clearly they were not.
There seems to be either a total lack of knowledge on the part of the operators or a willful disregard for said regs.
These incursions will go on until the FAA and federal authorities make arrests and slap heavy sanctions on the offenders.
joelwiley
joel wiley 1
"Getting"? As if they ever were in control.
When drones are outlawed, only outlaws will have drones.

A well regulated airspace being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the People to keep and fly Drones may be infringed

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