Federal Aviation Administration

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
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Samsung Note 7 Phone Actually Exploded on an Airplane

The Southwest flight hadn't taken off yet, thankfully.
VICE Staff
10.5.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

This morning, the victim of an apparent murder-suicide on the UCLA campus has been identified, Saudi Arabia invests $3.5 billion in Uber, marijuana-infused edibles are legal in Oregon, and more.
VICE Staff
6.2.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Trump Can't Fly His Private Jet Anymore Because He Didn't Pay the $5 Registration

The FAA told the pilot of Trump's aircraft they won't be able to haul Donnie to any more rallies until the jet is re-registered.
Helen Donahue
4.22.16
DRONES

What Happens If You Don't Register Your Drone with the FAA Today

Today is the deadline under the FAA's new rules.
Janus Kopfstein
2.19.16
politics

I'll Register My Drone When You Have to Register Your Gun

The apparent contrast in national priorities is disheartening.
Janus Kopfstein
12.14.15
video

Excruciating City Council Meeting Proves No One Knows Anything About Drones

Ocean City’s finest privacy advocates.
Clinton Nguyen
11.18.15
Power

A Drone Company Sued the FAA and Now the FAA Is Fining it $1.9 Million

It's by far the largest drone fine ever doled out.
Jason Koebler
10.6.15
News

The FAA Has Missed Its Congressionally Mandated Deadline to Regulate Drones

And 1 million more drones are expected to be sold this holiday season.
Jason Koebler
10.1.15
News

Drones Are the New UFOs

The FAA classified a balloon, a blimp, and a 'UFO' as drones in a recent report about near-misses with airplanes.
Jason Koebler
9.14.15
Power

The Sky's Not Your Lawn: Man Wins Lawsuit After Neighbor Shotgunned His Drone

No, you can't just go shooting drones out of the sky.
Jason Koebler
6.28.15
News

Cory Booker's Commercial Drone Bill Is Good for Big Business, No One Else

The bill would criminalize flying a commercial drone without a license, which might be something only big businesses can afford.
Jason Koebler
5.12.15
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