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FAA under pressure to open US skies to drones

FAA under pressure to open US skies to drones --The FAA has been asked to issue flying rights for a range of pilotless planes to carry out civilian and law-enforcement functions. 14 Jun 2010 Unmanned aircraft have proved their usefulness and reliability in the war zones of Afghanistan and Iraq. Now the pressure's on to allow them in the skies over the United States. The Federal Aviation Administration has been asked to issue flying rights for a range of pilotless planes to carry out civilian and law-enforcement functions but has been hesitant to act. Homeland Security wants to expand their use along the borders of Mexico and Canada, and along coastlines... [Looks like the Jonas Brothers are going to have to watch out for even more predator drones.]