Researchers Report 241 Near Collisions Between Drones And Aircraft
New York, Los Angeles, Miami, Chicago, and Boston had the most close-calls, according to a new report issued Friday. The findings come as the gift-giving holiday season is expected to greatly increase the number of drones taking to the skies.
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos made a surprise announcement during a segment on 60 Minutes Sunday, saying the company is hoping to deploy drone delivery for items under 5 pounds within 4-5 years. Before the service, dubbed PrimeAir, can take off, however, Amazon first needs to secure FAA approval.