New York advances drone industry with testing corridor

The first segment of the corridor was launched last month by the Northeast UAS Airspace Integration Research Alliance … Part of the concept is to help NASA to test technology that will allow the FAA to create regulations opening the national airspace …

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Unclear if US air raid killed Shebab leader: officials

US warplanes have targeted the leader of Somalia’s Shebab militants but it remains unclear if this top commander was killed in the air raid, the Pentagon said Tuesday. The attack was launched at 1520 GMT on Monday, with both drones and manned aircraft bombing a gathering of Shebab commanders, spokesman Rear Admiral John Kirby said. “US special operations forces using manned and unmanned aircraft …

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