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Survey: Most Americans Would Like Drones To Deliver Their Holiday PurchasesCNet poll also finds techies planning to spend $710 on holiday shopping this year, most of that online.
Holder: ATF 'In Process' Of Planning, Using Domestic DronesAttorney General Eric Holder stated on Tuesday that the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms and Explosives is currently exploring options for the use of domestic drones.
FAA Names Virginia Tech Among Test Sites for DronesUniversities in Virginia, Maryland and New Jersey were among those selected Monday to collaborate on developing test sites for drones, a technology one U.S. senator compared to the development of the cellphone.
FAA: Drone Access To US Skies Will Be Long ProcessFederal officials are acknowledging widespread drone access to U.S. skies faces significant hurdles and will take longer than Congress expected.
Justice Department Spent Nearly $5M On Domestic DronesThe FBI has been using drones to support its law enforcement operations since 2006 and has spent more than $3 million on the unmanned aircraft, the Justice Department's internal watchdog said Thursday.
Lockheed Martin Unveils Plans For 'Precision Strike System' DroneOne of the largest U.S. government defense contractors unveiled its latest “killer” drone plans for the Navy.