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Drone Technology Used To Train Texas Flooding Responders

Drone technology will be part of a Texas A&M University seminar for emergency responders dealing with deadly flooding like the disastrous May storms.

07/26/2015

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FAA: Drone Comes Close To Southwest Flight

The FAA says a drone came within a few hundred feet of left wing of a Southwest Airlines jet on final approach into Dallas Love Field Friday afternoon.

06/05/2015

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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

File photo of a quadcopter 'drone'

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

The White House (Credit, Randy Yagi)

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

File photo of a quadcopter 'drone'

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

File photo of a quadcopter 'drone'

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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