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Testing Of Drones In South Texas Expanded To Border, Forests

A South Texas university’s drone research has been expanded to include air traffic, border oversight and fire prevention.

05/12/2015

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Anxious Moments As Airline Pilot Spots Drone On Approach To Love Field

There were some anxious moments for pilots of a passenger jet landing at Dallas Love Field Tuesday night.

CBS 11–04/29/2015

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Drone Passes Dangerously Close To Jet Near Love Field

Authorities say a ‘drone’ came within 200 feet of a Virgin America flight descending down to Love Field last night.

04/29/2015

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Man Catches Free-Falling Drone

Drones can be operated remotely — that is, until they lose power. One man went to drastic measures to keep his powerless, free-falling drone from meeting certain death on the beach.

04/23/2015

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Man Takes Responsibility For Drone Over White House

A Washington resident has come forward to say he was responsible for the drone that crashed on the White House grounds and didn’t mean to fly it over the complex.

01/26/2015

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FAA Releases Instructional Video For Flying Drones

Is a drone on your Christmas list? If so, the FAA wants you to watch this video before you take flight.

CBS 11–12/23/2014

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FAA, Dallas Police Investigating Crashed Drone With Attached Camera

Both the Dallas Police Department and Federal Aviation Administration are talking to the owner of a five-foot drone that crashed near Dallas Love Field.

10/07/2014

Game time view of Darrell K. Royal-Texas Memorial in Austin, Texas (Photo credit: J.Burkett, CBSDFW.COM)

Police Detain UT Student For Flying Drone Over Longhorns, UNT Game

University of Texas police took a man into custody for flying a drone over Darrell K. Royal-Texas Memorial stadium Saturday night during the Longhorns home opener against UNT.

09/01/2014

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Texas Search Group Says It Will Resume Drone Use

A Texas-based group involved in searches for missing persons around the nation said it will resume using drones in its work after a federal appeals court ruled on Friday that a warning the group received to stop using them didn’t have any legal consequences.

07/18/2014

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Watching Fireworks From An Airborne Drone

We’ve all seen fireworks flying high above us from the ground level, but you’ve never seen this. A flying drone provides a unique look at fireworks from inside the show.

07/07/2014

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Man Loses Radio-Controlled Drone On AT&T Stadium Roof

A man says he lost his radio link with his aircraft Tuesday and the copter landed on the stadium roof. In his video, he said stadium security officers wouldn’t let him retrieve the aircraft.

06/10/2014

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Texas Search Group Sues FAA Over Drone Use

A Texas-based group involved in searches for missing persons around the nation has filed a lawsuit asking a federal court to set aside an order prohibiting the nonprofit organization from employing drones in its work.

04/21/2014

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