Tag Archives: Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)

No drones: FAA only wants pigskin in the air at Super Bowl

FAA releases video reminding everyone that the Super Bowl is a “No Drone Zone”
On Super Bowl Sunday, the FAA will establish a virtual no-fly zone around the stadium Continue reading

Posted in No Drone Zone | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Congress Wants to Know the FAA’s Plans for Commercial Drones

The FAA’s plans to release rules for using commercial drone rules has a lot of people wondering what the FAA is thinking, and now Congress would like to hear directly about what people can expect when the rules, due next September, arrive. Continue reading

Posted in ClancyJG International, faa | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

White House plans to require federal agencies to provide details about drones

The White House is preparing a directive that would require federal agencies to publicly disclose for the first time where they fly drones in the United States and what they do with the torrents of data collected from aerial surveillance. Continue reading

Posted in Electronic Frontier Foundation | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

U.S. Transportation Secretary Foxx Announces FAA Exemptions for Commercial UAS Movie and TV Production

Six Companies Can Now Fly Small UAS Following FAA-approved Safety Procedures   WASHINGTON – U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx today announced that the Federal Aviation Administration has granted regulatory exemptions to six aerial photo and video production companies, the first … Continue reading

Posted in ” said FAA Administrator Michael Huerta. “We are thoroughly satisfied these operations will not pose a hazard to other aircraft or to people and property on the ground.” The Motion Picture Assoc, FAA-approved Safety Procedures, UAS | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Studios can now film with drones after reported FAA approval

The movie and TV industry will finally be able to fly drones on set but the FAA has imposed conditions that may make doing so more trouble than it’s worth. Continue reading

Posted in ClancyJG International, Drone Privacy | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

United Douglas DC-8-21 – “Chicago to Los Angeles” – 1963

Now re-upped in full length form. Classic ATC promo film, this is a great one from start to finish, with lots of neat UAL DC-8 footage, plus scenes around O’Hare & LAX! Many thanks to the Internet Archive, Fed Flix Collection. Be sure to check my channel for the best in VINTAGE & RARE airliner videos! Continue reading

Posted in The Boxart Den, United Douglas DC-8-21 | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Despite FAA Setbacks, Amazon Prime Air Makes Notable Engineering, NASA And Aerospace Hires

Something big is going on with Amazon Prime Air, the e-commerce giant’s research project focused on delivering packages in 30 minutes or less using unmanned drones. And it’s not the dubious story about drone testing in India, which frankly, doesn’t pass … Continue reading

Posted in amazon and drones, Amazon Prime Air, ClancyJG International, dones | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment