New York NOW

Drones in Central New York

Season 2014 Episode 8 | 26m 46s | Video has closed captioning.

Central New York was chosen by the Federal Aviation Administration to conduct research on how best to safely fly drones in public airspace. Once thought to only be useful during wartime operations, the recent testing by companies like Amazon has made the possibility of drones becoming much more common a reality in the 21st Century. Also, the startling retirement of Rep. Bill Owens (D-Plattsburgh).

Aired: 01/17/14

Rating: NR

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