Focus on Technology
5:31 am
Fri June 14, 2013

How close are drones to gathering news?

Camcopter S100
Camcopter S100

The Federal Aviation Administration has started writing licensing and safety regulations regarding using unmanned air vehicles (UAV’s) for alternate purposes, such as newsgathering, by 2015. In this week’s Focus on Technology, Ann Thompson reports on how these drones may eliminate the need for TV news helicopters.

Click here to see the drone video.

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