faa

The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Southwest Plane Made an Emergency Landing After Window Cracked Mid-Flight

Less than a month after an engine exploded on another Southwest plane.
Allie Conti
5.2.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Navy Pilot Drew This Giant Dick in the Sky

"We find this absolutely unacceptable, of zero training value."
Drew Schwartz
11.17.17
balls

Inside the Most Exclusive High-Powered Rocketry Event in America

Each year in the Nevada desert, BALLS takes amateur rocketry back to its homebrewed, experimental roots.
Daniel Oberhaus
10.2.17
DAPL TFR

FOIA: How Police Convinced the FAA to Put a No Fly Zone Over Standing Rock

"We need to ensure the movement of law enforcement trying to protect the innocent is not being broadcast live by the use of drones."
Jason Koebler & Sarah Emerson
9.27.17
Right to fly

Drone Hackers Are Pissed at the Guy Who Flew Near an Airliner

“Ruining the hobby for everyone.”
Ben Sullivan
7.18.17
Right to fly

We Talked to the Guy Selling a Pre-Hacked Drone on eBay

Brand new, never flown, rooted.
Ben Sullivan
7.14.17
Right to fly

DJI Is Locking Down Its Drones Against a Growing Army of DIY Hackers

Drone hackers have forced DJI into an arms race.
Ben Sullivan
7.7.17
drone drama

Drone Pilots Are Freaking Out About Canada’s Strict New Regulations

Some hobbyists say they might give up their drones for good.
Bryson Masse
3.27.17
machines

A Passenger Jet in Mozambique Collided With a Drone

No one was harmed, but it again raises concerns about drones presenting a danger to passenger aircraft.
Grennan Milliken
1.7.17
Standing Rock

The Government Is Using a No Fly Zone to Suppress Journalism At Standing Rock

Drone journalists are documenting human rights abuses in North Dakota. A no fly zone enacted by the FAA violates the First Amendment, experts say.
Jason Koebler
11.30.16
amazon

Amazon's Delivery Drones May Face New Regulatory Roadblocks

Years of testing and still years away.
Ben Sullivan
11.22.16
machines

The FAA’s New Commercial Drone Regulations Are a Mess for Hobby Pilots

In order to fly first person view drone flights, you'll now need to get a background check from the TSA.
Jason Koebler
8.29.16
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