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CA Man Fined $20,000 for Drone Footage Over the Las Vegas Strip
Some lessons are learned the easy way, and some are learned the hard way. For many drone footage pilots and drone photographers, lessons are learned via a smashed up drone or a drone caught in a tree. But for one unlucky California man, lessons were learned due to breaking some serious FAA drone regulations.
Company Faces $1.9 Million Dollar Fine From FAA For Unauthorized Drone Use
The FAA levied a whopping $1.9 million dollar fine against SkyPan International, a company that reportedly conducted 65 flights over congested (and some of the most restrictive) airspace over New York and Chicago.
$75,000 In Rewards Offered To Catch Drone Operators Who Interfered During Wildfires
During three major wildfires this summer, drone operators have interfered with firefighting efforts by flying their UAV’s above smoke and flames.