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  • Hawaii airline pilots report pair of mid-air near misses with drones

    Hawaii airline pilots report pair of mid-air near misses with drones

    Monday, April 2 2018 11:57 PM EDT2018-04-03 03:57:06 GMT
    (Photo: Mokulele Airlines)(Photo: Mokulele Airlines)

    Two near misses with drones have rattled local airline pilots in recent weeks, and the Federal Aviation Administration confirms they're concerned with the increased number of reported drone sightings nationwide.

    Two near misses with drones have rattled local airline pilots in recent weeks, and the Federal Aviation Administration confirms they're concerned with the increased number of reported drone sightings nationwide.

  • US Navy's laser can kill drones

    US Navy's laser can kill drones

    Tuesday, July 18 2017 10:56 AM EDT2017-07-18 14:56:47 GMT
    Tuesday, July 18 2017 10:56 AM EDT2017-07-18 14:56:47 GMT

    The LaWS, an acronym for laser weapons system, is deployed on board the USS Ponce amphibious transport ship, ready to be fired at hostile targets today and every day by Capt. Christopher Wells and his crew. 

    The LaWS, an acronym for laser weapons system, is deployed on board the USS Ponce amphibious transport ship, ready to be fired at hostile targets today and every day by Capt. Christopher Wells and his crew. 

  • Mother concerned after drone found flying in her yard

    Mother concerned after drone found flying in her yard

    Wednesday, June 8 2016 8:20 PM EDT2016-06-09 00:20:34 GMT
    Thursday, June 9 2016 10:11 AM EDT2016-06-09 14:11:56 GMT

    A Region 8 mother is concerned for her family after she found a drone flying around her yard.

    A Region 8 mother is concerned for her family after she found a drone flying around her yard.

  • Lawmakers consider host of bills to regulate drones

    Lawmakers consider host of bills to regulate drones

    Tuesday, February 9 2016 11:14 PM EST2016-02-10 04:14:57 GMT
    Tuesday, February 9 2016 11:56 PM EST2016-02-10 04:56:48 GMT

    With drone use taking off in Hawaii, lawmakers are reviewing several bills involving the popular gadgets, including several that would add privacy restrictions and one that would require users to have liability insurance.

    With drone use taking off in Hawaii, lawmakers are reviewing several bills involving the popular gadgets, including several that would add privacy restrictions and one that would require users to have liability insurance.

  • Can you shoot down drones? Maybe

    Can you shoot down drones? Maybe

    Thursday, October 29 2015 8:00 AM EDT2015-10-29 12:00:27 GMT
    States and communities are debating how privacy laws apply to drones as the technology becomes more popular. 
    States and communities are debating how privacy laws apply to drones as the technology becomes more popular. 
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