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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

(Photo by J.Burkett, CBSDFW)

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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Museum Tries To Save Corvettes From Sinkhole

Very early Wednesday morning, a sinkhole opened up underneath a display floor in the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, Kentucky and swallowed eight Corvettes. Security cameras captured the entire thing on video.

02/13/2014

UTA Research Institute Cashes In On Drone Technology

The University of Texas Arlington Research Institute, or UTARI, is part of a state-wide push to cash in on the future of drones. They’re researching ways unmanned vehicles can function safely in the air, on the ground — even in the water.

01/27/2014

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Unmanned Aircraft Testing Being Performed In Texas

Just weeks after the federal government gave the green light, researchers have started test missions in Texas on unmanned aerial vehicles.

CBS 11–01/16/2014

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Texas Drone Research Center Conducting Tests

The next big thing in American aviation sounds and looks like an oversized leaf blower with wings and a tail, has duct tape keeping some of its pieces in place and must be carried to a catapult that sends it into flight.

01/15/2014

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Drones Flying For Everyone From Military & Police To Home Inspectors

They’re already flying missions for the military and police. Though nowadays unmanned aerial vehicles are just as likely to be flown by your new next door neighbor, eager to move into their new home.

CBS 11–12/02/2013

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