Video: FAA Will Enforce 32-Mile Wide No Drone Zone At Super Bowl 50The FAA has created a video to convince folks to leave their drones at home at this Sunday's Super Bowl game at Levis Stadium, in Santa Clara.
Pilots Warned To Keep Drones Out Of East Bay ParksWith many drones expected as Christmas gifts, the East Bay Regional Park District is reminding people that flying them on park property could ground the pilot with a hefty fine.
FAA Mandatory Drone Registration Goes Into EffectCurrent drone owners, along with those who will receive them as Christmas gifts, are now required to register their aircraft with the Federal Aviation Administration.
FAA Requiring Most Drones To Be Registered And MarkedThe Federal Aviation Administration announced the requirement Monday in response to increasing reports of drones flying near manned aircraft and airports.
Report: More Than 200 Near Misses With Drones NationwideA week after a near miss between a drone and a CHP helicopter in the Bay Area skies, a study released Friday revealed that there have been at least 241 reported close encounters between drones and aircraft.
SFO, FAA Issue Holiday Warning: Keep Drones Away From AirportsDrones, a popular toy this holiday season, should not be flown near airports, above 400 feet or outside the operator’s visual line of sight, according to officials at the Federal Aviation Administration and San Francisco International Airport.
Transgender Pilots Frustrated Over Extra Scrutiny From FAAWhen it comes to clearing pilots for takeoff, the Federal Aviation Administration uses regular medical exams to make sure they're fit to fly. But the process may not be fair for everyone in the cockpit.
American Airlines Sends Wrong Plane From LAX To Hawaii; FAA InvestigatingAmerican Airlines has reportedly confirmed sending the wrong airplane from Los Angeles to Hawaii last month, a plane that was not certified to fly across the ocean.
FAA: Growing Number Of Close Calls Between Drones, Planes Above Bay AreaA new report from the Federal Aviation Administration details just how often drones cause problems for airplanes above the Bay Area.
Plane With Unconscious Pilot At Controls Plunges Into Ocean 460 Miles Off Point ReyesU.S. Coast Guard officials said they have suspended a search Friday afternoon for the pilot of an experimental aircraft that crashed off of Point Reyes Thursday night.
San Jose City Council OK's Crime Fighting Drone For City's Police DepartmentThe San Jose city council has given the police department the go-ahead to use a new drone for crime fighting.
Tired Air Traffic Controllers Making Skies Less Safe, According To Newly-Released FAA StudyAir traffic controllers’ work schedules often lead to chronic fatigue, making them less alert and endangering the safety of the national air traffic system, according to a study the government kept secret for years.