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Mini-drones increasing in popularity, as questions remain

The use of mini-drones helped an industry evolve into a booming market
By: Michael Hatamoto | Drones News | Posted: Nov 24, 2014 12:15 pm

The use of mini-drones has captured the attention of military contractors, but have great potential in the private world and commercial industry.

 

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It wasn't too long ago when drones in the private sector were extremely expensive, but as technological advances develop, the overall price is continuing to drop. In addition, there is a booming private sector dedicated to the design and sale of drones that can be easily flown by citizens. In the future, drones will continue to expand away outside of military and government use, and will develop even further among private citizens.

 

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is currently drafting guidelines that will outline private drone use - but until then - the market is still essentially a new-age version of the wild west.

NEWS SOURCES:Huffingtonpost.com, I.huffpost.com

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