Drone hits Empire State Building

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Jeepers, will this end folks?  Crashed his drone into which floor?  40th. That pretty darned high…and windy I’m sure. So, is this guy on the drone registry?  It doesn’t appear so… NYC police say drone hits Empire State Building – WNDU-TV NYC police say drone hits Empire State BuildingWNDU-TVNew York Police say a man was Read More

Iranian Drone Flight

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The Iranians just don’t seem too afraid of the USA… Iran flies drone over US carrier – Reading Eagle Reading EagleIran flies drone over US carrierReading EagleHowever, Cmdr. Kevin Stephens, a spokesman for the U.S. Navy’s 5th Fleet based in Bahrain, said an unarmed Iranian drone flew near the French aircraft carrier Charles de Gaulle Read More

Safety is the Reason

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Drone safety is the key here folks.  The reason the FAA got into the mix is bafoonery…errr…safety.  The RC airplane world has been around for decades and no regulation was needed.  They have done a great job of self regulation. Then “easy-tp-fly” drones came along and it allowed every goofball out there to create havok. Read More

DHL Drone grounded…for WX

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I’m not a huge believer in drone delivery. Let me rephrase that…I don’t believe drone deliver is a cost effective process. Is it cool?  Yes. Is it ever going to be cost effective?  No. DHL’s Drone Demonstration Fails to Deliver – Wall Street Journal Wall Street JournalDHL’s Drone Demonstration Fails to DeliverWall Street JournalDHL aims Read More