Amazon.com Inc has won US federal regulators` approval to test a delivery drone, as the e-commerce giant pursues a vision of speeding packages to customers through the air amid public concern over the safety and privacy implications.
US aviation regulators unveiled sweeping new guidelines Sunday governing the use of small unmanned drones, proposing that the devices can only fly in daylight, must remain within users` sightlines and cannot fly near manned aircraft.
A personal phone call during last
week`s collision over New York`s Hudson River has led to two
air traffic controllers being removed from duty, although
officials said the conversation probably had no impact on the