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Baltimore drone operators mostly pleased with proposed FAA rules
Baltimore drone operators mostly pleased with proposed FAA rules

Baltimore's nascent commercial drone industry has been growing in a gray area for the past few years, experimenting with videos like one that caught last year's Monument Lighting ceremony from the air and taking on real estate clients while facing the threat of fines from the federal government. After what felt like a long wait, operators of the commercial unmanned aircraft say the rules proposed Sunday by the Federal Aviation Administration are a good compromise that will eliminate uncertainty while ending some practices, such as flying at night. "It felt like Christmas," said Terry Kilby, who is co-owner of the Baltimore aerial photography company Elevated Element and...

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